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Are persons who receive a 3 year prison sentence for a drunk

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Are persons who receive a 3 year prison sentence for a drunk driving offence entitled to more than one third remission, if they have no previous sentence, and are not of a "criminal" character. The person is working within the prison and attends gym 4 times per week. The person has been guaranteed resumption of their job on release.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 3 years ago.
Hi.
Thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I will try to help with this.
Drink driving is summary only. It carries a maximum of six months custody.
Do you mean dangerous driving?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Sorry yes it is dangerous driving causing injury. The jurisdiction is Republic of Ireland

Expert:  Jo C. replied 3 years ago.
Sorry, I'm in the UK.
I will see if we can move this for you.