What is the possibility of early release if the inmate has completed 85% of time sentenced if the crime was second degree murder?

The inmate was convicted of 2 common law robberies with the offense date being 15 years ago and a murder second degree (principal) with the offense date of 14 years ago. The inmate was conviction date was 13 years ago and the admission date was also 13 years ago. The sentence was 24 years, 9 months, 22 days.

Asked on October 18, 2011 under Criminal Law, North Carolina

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Answered 9 years ago | Contributor

The best person to inquire about a possible early release date is the parole department with respect to the question you have written about in the county and state where the inmate is incacerated. Whether an earlier release date than the full sentence that has been imposed depends upon many factors.

Such factors are whether or not the inmate has behaved well in prison, how crowded the prison is, and other factors such as a parole report that would assess his progress in rehabilitation.

Good luck.


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