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Consent Decree FAQ

expand Question : What is a consent decree? ‎(1)

​A consent decree for the juvenile is offered by the district attorney after the petition is filed, it is probation generally lasting no more than six months but can be expanded for up to another six months by the court if they have good reasons.

expand Question : Will I get a chance, as a crime victim, to comment on a consent decree? ‎(1)