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  •  It's a big mistake for her to (2+ / 0-)
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    kestrel9000, Ninepatch

    represent herself.  I sure hope someone steps up to the plate to represent her.  I don't care how rinky dink the charges are, no one who has no experience in the criminal justice system should ever represent themselves.  And even with experience, no one should go unrepresented.  And she will not go to prison, she will go to jail if convicted again.  Prison is for felons - only people guilty of committing felonies go to prison.  People who commit misdemeanors can only go to jail, not prison.  It's a big distinction that many people don't understand.  In fact, someone found guilty of a misdemeanor, cannot go to prison.  Nonetheless, I hope she has an attorney....

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