When writing a letter to a judge before sentencing, the letter should be written as a business letter in professional form and should highlight the legitimate reasons why the defendant should not go to jail. A letter to ... More » Government & Politics Law

A character letter to a judge should include the judge's name and title, information about who you are, information about how you met the defendant, specific good deeds that you have seen the defendant do and how an inca... More » Education Writing explains that an appeal letter to a judge contains three main sections. The first section identifies the person represented in the letter and should provide contact information, case numbers, and the lawyers and... More » Government & Politics Law
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