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Old 12-03-2018, 09:25 AM
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Default How to understand credit time? I think they are messing with him

So my guy got 5 years... he was told in March while on his parole thing that he had 1100 days completed... DOC site says May 24 is max date.. Iím looking at his discharge papers from when he was about to leave for parole in 2017, either I donít understand or heís about to be done any day now and they are just messing with him..
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To say the least, its complicated (to me, anyway). There are some of those "ifs, ands or buts..." to figuring Good Time. See page 13+ of the New Jersey inmate handbook (see link below). You may want to look up any referenced statutes as well:


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Old 12-03-2018, 03:56 PM
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Yeah Iíve been reading that I just donít really understand it lol
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