If you are a defendant in a trial, you may want to write a letter to the judge before
he imposes sentencing. Always consult with your attorney before takin.
Aug 18, 2015 ... One way to do so is to write the letter on professional letterhead, ..... best time to
write a letter to a judge is before a formal sentencing but after a ...
Writing a letter to a judge presiding over a case involving a loved one can show
your support for her release or a lighter sentence. The letter can provide the ...
Jan 24, 2015 ... Sometimes, judges don't have much wiggle room. But, when there is no clear
answer ... What does a judge consider before sentencing a criminal? What are
some sample sentencing letters to judge? How much discretion ...
wispd.org/attachments/article/247/Guidelines for Character Letters at Sentencing.pdf
Some Guidelines for Letters at Sentencing. DO explain ... terms. For example, “I
am X's mother;” or, “X has been my best friend ... DO thank the Judge politely for
considering the letter. ... them to me at least 20 days before sentencing, if
Apr 29, 2016 ... I've argued before that if you write a sentencing letter in support of a ... It is an
opportunity to help the judge see the defendant as a human ...
Character Letters Example- Michael P. Maddux, P.A. Attorneys at Law ... Our
families were friends before our births. ... in this crime, I would ask for you, the
judge, to grant ______ a sentence of probation or at least the lowest possible
Clients can also write to the judge before sentencing. This letter should not be
sent directly to the judge, but rather to defense counsel, who will then forward the
Nov 21, 2014 ... Before letters are sent to the Judge, Jim's attorney will check them in light ... and/
or within the first sentence of your letter such as: I am writing to ...
Judges continue to rely heavily at sentencing on the recommendation of
probation officers. ... Present your view of the case in a letter to the probation
officer, including any ... set it forth in writing so as not to admit to more serious
conduct than charged). ... After the Interview, Follow-up With the Probation Officer