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People v. Steffon Clark, 2014 IL App (4th) 130331

SENTENCE CREDIT Defendant appealed the dismissal of his postconviction petition but argued on appeal only that he is entitled to additional sentence credit. The Fourth District affirmed. Defendant asserted that he was "in custody" when he was arrested and released on a notice to appear. The Fourth District ruled that the issue was not simple and that defendant forfeited it by failing to provide the reviewing court with legal authority and argument supporting his position. With respect to requested credit for days spent in jail under a charge that was dismissed as part of a plea agreement...[More]

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