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if while in prison they wave your parole hearing for 3yrs.

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if while in prison they wave your parole hearing for 3yrs. without your consent, or signing off, is it a violation of due process and can u sue for it. Another words what the answer im looking for is "Is there a case"? I would greatly app. any feedback on this subject thank you.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  LawTalk replied 7 years ago.
Good afternoon,

I'm sorry to hear of your dilemma.

Sure, you can get a lawyer and sue to try and show that he didn't voluntarily waive all 3 years, just the 1 year. It is his word against the parole boards though, and it doesn't take a genius to guess how the case would turn out. I can't offer much hope of winning, but yes, you can hire an attorney to try.

I wish you well.

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