Can I Seek Resentencing under SB 620 at Any Time?

Senate Bill 620 permits a judge the discretion to strike a ten-year sentence enhancement for use of a firearm while in the commission of a crime. News of this new law caused many family members of loved ones behind bars serving such sentences to call our office, inquiring whether this was retroactive and if so, how one could request resentencing. The new law, however, states that it is only applicable to sentences that are not yet final. So if the time to appeal a judgment has passed, SB 620 is unavailing. To read more about this law, please click on the following link.

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