Sample letter to judge for leniency. The honorable keith richardson. He was in an after school fight at 17 and they charged him as adult. To conclude a letter asking for leniency writers should convey to the judge how the sentence penalty or fine could impact the offenders life. He is joining the marines and plans to leave in august.
Next use a business letter style. Fourth check your letter for structure grammar and spelling. Character reference letter for judge example. All her children live in the city now and only nesbitt has chosen to stay to care for wendy.
A letter sent to a sentencing judge in a criminal case should be addressed using the judges full name title and mailing address. Letters of leniency can be written by the individual facing sentencing family members friends professional contacts or any others who have reason to believe they have information a judge needs to take. My name is aisha thomas. He is a dutiful husband and loving father to his two children mia and isaac.
Letters of leniency are written to a judge when an individual is facing sentencing. The best way to write a professional letter to a judge begins with knowing how to address the letter. I need a sample letter asking a judge for leniency when sentencing my fiances son. Sample letter to judge asking for leniency.
How to write a letter of leniency to a judge. You want the judge to be able to understand what you are trying to say. Letter to judge for leniency sample math worksheet example letters written judges how write a 11 examples image titled character step 9 reference sentencing download. Judge of the local court of napa.
He is awaitng sentencing for assault and battery and recently failed an alcohol test he reports to weekly violating his bond. My sons name is isaiah wallace thomas. The saul family has been through trying times especially after wendys surgery she has suffered from a blood clot which has rendered the left side of her body paralyzed. An example plea letter to a judge to consider an early release for a first time offender.
I need a sample letter asking a judge for leniency on my son. Request for leniency letter. If it is a first offense the judge may find the punishment more detrimental than helpful depending on the nature of the crime which may lead the judge to issue a fine with a stiff warning. He currently is in a correctional facility waiting his sentence for drug charges.