Category:Felony Offenses

Habitual Time Limits No Longer Apply to Repeat Felony Offenders

  • September 30th, 2016
  • Patrick Barone
  • Felony Offenses

If you are charged with a felony in Michigan, and have another felony conviction anywhere in the country, then the state will file a habitual notice to seek an enhanced sentence.  In other words, if you have a prior felony conviction then the state will attempt to have that used against you at sentencing. Basically,

  • About the Author Attorney Patrick Barone is well-known and well respected throughout the legal community. As a professor, guest speaker and author he shares his knowledge of drunk-driving defense with lawyers and judges to help them better understand this complex area of law. Mr Barone is the co-author of two highly regarded books including Defending Drinking Drivers and Michigan DUI Law – a Citizen’s Guide. Also, Super Lawyers Magazine recently recognized his unique approach to law in their article “Walking in Their Shoes.”
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