Monthly Archives: November 2012

Consecutive Sentencing – A Common Judicial Mistake (12-08)

QUESTION: When the Court orders a stayed sentence to run “consecutive” to all other sentences” what does that actually mean? What is it that actually runs consecutive?

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Jail Credit Calculation – New Supreme Court “Clarkin” Rule (12-07)

QUESTION: When The Court Imposes A Concurrent Sentence, Defendant Is Entitled To Jail Credit For All Time Spent In Custody In Connection With The Offense Being Sentenced Including Time Spent In Custody Related To Other Charges….BUT….How Do You Calculate The Starting Point For Jail Credit?

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