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the case was opened feb 8th of 2012. attempts were made to reach my parents and my dad contacted but nothing else was done.
I was pulled out of class in February of this year to give me the mandatory court summon. I pleaded not guilty because my case was certainly different from everyone else in the room.
I have notes and school work for 3 of the days. I know 1 was error due to schedule change.
1, for unexcused on the 26 of Jan., I had actually turned in a doctors note. It was a day i had gone to the hospital to visit my family, his condition was hitting critical. But i don't understand why it wasn't taken. And I am not sure how to contact the hospital to receive some sort of proof.
The funeral was from Feb. 1 - 2nd. One day was more of a family reunion/mourn and I turned in notes for both days but none were documented as well.
I have 2 tardies that were accounted as complete absences.
and 2 which were mid-day absences i'm sure were errors due to minor set backs.
i have my transcript from that year as well as this year. will me mentioning how i haven't received truancy this year, how I'm going to graduate and that's were my whole life effort has been aimed towards affect anything? My father had a parent-teacher session around that time to see what was going on and all my teacher (Dr. Stanely Scott) a very dignified 40-years in teaching had to say about me were wonderful things, some that i didnt expect a teacher to notice. I took time and sat down awith my teachers around that time as well to explain my circumstances. how can I represent this information in court?
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