How Do You Ask for Leniency From the Judge Before Your Son's Sentencing?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 30, 2020 1:50:40 PM ET

The best approach to requesting leniency, assuming the offense in question is the result of atypical behavior, is to point out your son's clean history and positive character attributes. It is also a good idea to point out how your son has taken steps to better himself since the crime.