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How long does a person go to jail for breaking and entering or trespassing?

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2005-11-12 03:42:25
2005-11-12 03:42:25

It depends upon the laws of the state in which the crime was committed, if the offender has a previous criminal record and other contributing factors. It's possible that the person will get probation and community service and not real jail time.

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