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Criminal Law: Credit for Time Served-Subject Matter Jurisdiction-Failure to Exhaust Administrative Remedies

Petitioner petitioned for declaratory judgment, claiming he was entitled to six years of additional jail credits towards his sentences. The trial court dismissed the petition for lack of subject matter jurisdiction, concurring the department that petitioner had failed to exhaust ...

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Criminal Law: Motion to Correct Sentence-Inaccurate Advice of Counsel-Credit for Time Served

  While serving a sentence in Illinois for theft, defendant was charged in Missouri for robbery. Defendant pleaded guilty to the robbery charge. Although the sentencing court affirmatively stated defendant would receive credit for his Illinois sentence, Missouri law did ...

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