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NSW Criminal Law Sentencing - Why Would Judge Adjourn?

Discussion in 'Criminal Law Forum' started by hudson, 20 May 2015.

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  1. hudson

    hudson New Member

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    I had court yesterday for a criminal law matter to be sentenced for a goods in custody charge which I pleaded guilty to, but the judge adjourned it for 2 weeks. Why would he do that?
     
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    Do I need a Lawyer Well-Known Member

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    Hi Hudson,

    I assume you didn't ask for the matter to be adjourned? Which Court were you in?

    Regards,

    Nick
     
  3. Anubis

    Anubis Well-Known Member

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    Any number of reasons.

    Did you self-rep?

    Use that time to get yourself references and into any programs that might assist on sentence. Engage with Community Corrections if that is required.
     
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