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Old 06-27-2011, 12:22 PM
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Originally Posted by SunnysideUp39 View Post
I have a loved one about to self surrender. She was sentenced to 17 months and was told that she would only have to actually serve about 7.5 months. What she explained to me is that you have to serve 85% of your time (14.5), then; you get one day off for every day served for good behavior = 7.25. Is this actually true or is someone lying to her?
14.5 mo will probably be the sentence served. She may get to go to a halfway house for a few up to 6 months, but that is still part of the sentence. no such thing as day for day reduction, just a fantasy.