The charges against him seem rather punitive. Is this truly a 2nd degree felony? (2nd degree bribery ), when all he wants is to get out of jail and address the civil case against him.
I would be glad if you could talk with me. I have no personal interest in this individual,and would simply like to not see his young life ruined.
Nate, please help me understand. Is this a second degree bribery if there is no public official involved and the amount offered is less than $10,000?
He has a public defender who seems to me, as a result of your answer, and the definition I received, that he is being poorly represented, because when I looked up the charge of bribery in the second degree, the facts don't seem to support the charges since there was no offer of a bribe to influence a public official, and only to compensate the man for his damages and be released from jail. I would like to help this young man, and if there is any other advice that you are able to give me I would be most appreciative.
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