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JGM, Solicitor
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What’s the maximum sentence for threatening to stab someone

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What’s the maximum sentence for threatening to stab someone over the phone in Scotland
Assistant: What was the conviction for exactly? Have all appeals been exhausted?
Customer: appeals I’m going to be charged with a communications crime I believe
Assistant: Where did this occur?
Customer: Scotland
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Customer: nope
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Anyone there ?

Thanks for your question. I am a solicitor in Scotland. This comes under malicious communications for which the maximum sentence is two hear’s imprisonment. I hope that helps. Please leave a positive rating so that I am credited by JustAnswer for helping you today.

Sorry two years.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I got that of google last night
Well there you go then. You have it confirmed.
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