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For child molestation? If they are sentenced to life how do

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For child molestation? If they are sentenced to life how long do they have to serve?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Legal-Kal replied 1 year ago.

Good afternoon:

My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to provide general information regarding your question. Your question involves a "truth-in-sentencing" provision that relates to how much time a prisoner must serve before becoming eligible for parole or early release.

However, in order to better aid in providing general information, the following would need to be known: is this sentence WITH or WITHOUT the eligibility of parole?