This is so even though bailees have no financial stake in their bail. Volunteer probation programs are already gaining superior results around the country. And 50 percent of them, prison officers said, will be proved innocent when they get to trial.
Under state law, tier 1 offenders are not posted on the Internet. Nationally, marijuana arrests average abouta year-nearly 70 percent of all drug-related arrests. Of 1, cases, at least 30 percent were in essence neighborhood dilemmas and could easily have been handled outside the court.
An equal burden should be required for the denial or revocation of "good time," probation, and parole, which really are only other ways of imposing imprisonment
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Cullen and Michael G. I Don't Accept the Reporter's Apology. Schuster and Brett A. If it appears unlikely the defendant will be able to make full restitution, the probation officer will most often ask the court to waive the restitution requirement and discharge the defendant from probation.
Traditionally a civil remedy, the fine has been used in criminal law mainly for traffic offenders and misdemeanants When it is used for felonies, the sentence of a fine is most frequently given to first-timers or to "white-collar" criminals and others involved in illegal profiteering.