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Boyfriend was brought back to jail the other day by PO. The

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Boyfriend was brought back to jail the other day by PO. The PO submitted a ticket for 120 days saying that he failed to keep in contact with her, but he was only suppose to meet with her every 2 weeks and they kept in contact almost every day via text
and calls. How can I get him out of there??
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

Your son is entitled to a hearing on the violation. The judge has the power to overrule what probation wants. They don't like to do that, but they will to prevent an injustice You need to either notify the lawyer that took the plea that placed your son on probation so that he or she can be present at the hearing, or provide him with counsel for the hearing, so that an argument can be made for his release.