Class A Misdemeanor - Judgement "Set Aside"

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Re: Class A Misdemeanor - Judgement "Set Aside"

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Post by C-dub » Thu Oct 25, 2018 5:02 pm

Maybe, maybe not.

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Re: Class A Misdemeanor - Judgement "Set Aside"

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Post by Charles L. Cotton » Thu Oct 25, 2018 7:23 pm

infoman wrote:
Wed Oct 24, 2018 9:59 pm
Sorry but you can’t set aside a deferred adj., you can only set aside a straight conviction. I’m willing to bet this was Dallas Co., they are notorious for misusing “set aside” wording.
Unfortunately, this is correct. I tried a case on this very point and we lost. My client didn't want to spend the money to appeal to county court at law, since his five years were almost up.

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