Violation of Conditions of Release

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A violation of conditions of release can have serious consequences in Vermont. A defendant who is caught violating conditions of release may be held in custody until his trial.

Criminal defendants in Vermont are often released pending trial on conditions of release. Conditions of release are a set of court ordered rules that a defendant must abide by.

If you are released on conditions of release in Vermont and are having difficulty abiding by them, it is important to discuss your options with an experienced criminal defense attorney. It is sometimes possible to the petition the court and request that your conditions of release be modified if you cannot comply with them.

If a Vermont criminal defendant fails to abide by the court ordered conditions of release then she can face a new criminal charge for the violation and risk the judge ordering her detained in jail until trial.

If you have been charged with a violation of your court ordered conditions of release contact Burke Law today for a free consultation. There are ways to minimize the damage of a violation of conditions release.


Jessica Burke

Jessica Burke is a licensed Vermont attorney and the founder of Burke Law. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Boston College in Political Science, and then received her law degree from Washington & Lee Law School. After law school she worked with several top law firms before settling in Vermont and building her own practice. In addition to being licensed to practice law in the state of Vermont, she also holds a State Bar certification in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, among others. She specializes in criminal defense, including DUI defense, homicides, and sex crimes.

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