What happens after a habeas corpus hearing? 3 Answers as of May 14, 2012

What happens after a habeas corpus hearing?

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VANJOHNSON LAW FIRM, LLC
VANJOHNSON LAW FIRM, LLC | Anthony Overton Van Johnson
At the conclusion of a habeas corpus hearing, the judge will make a determination (based on the evidence presented) to either grant or deny the petition. If the petition is denied, the sentence will be upheld by that particular court.
Answer Applies to: Georgia
Replied: 5/14/2012
H. Scott Basham, Attorney at Law, P.C. | H. Scott Basham
The judge will either grant or deny the relief asked for.
Answer Applies to: Georgia
Replied: 5/14/2012
Lawrence Lewis
Lawrence Lewis | Lawrence Lewis, PC
It depends. If it is denied the person remains in prison. If it is granted, the person begins all over again, as if the first plea or conviction never occurred.
Answer Applies to: Georgia
Replied: 5/14/2012
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