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I am sorry to hear about this situation. I am going to provide you with a sample letter below. NOTE that this should not be used verbatim. This is to simply give you an idea of what such a letter would look like.
Honorable [Name of the Judge]
[Address of the Court]
Dear Judge [Name of the Judge]:
I am writing today in regards ***** ***** ________. I want the Court to know the Defendant as I know him, and not only as a defendant in a criminal matter. I have known ___ since (year). Since then, he has show himself to be a (list of positive attributes, such as nice, caring, etc.) to many people. This is why I agreed to marry him.
For example.... In addition.... (give 2-3 acts of kindess, charity, and volunteering that he engaged/engages in).
I am not familiar with the side of the man that stands before you. I understand that justice must be served and punishment must be dispensed. I ask that the Court temper its decision, and that it be predicated not only on what _____ has been accused of, but also what he has done in the past to better his community, and the positive aspects of what he will do in the future.
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