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real-time sentence

Spanish translation: condena efectiva


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English term or phrase:real-time sentence
Spanish translation:condena efectiva
Entered by: Brenda Joseph
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15:17 Oct 24, 2006
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Law/Patents - Law (general)
English term or phrase: real-time sentence
A white collar crime defendant who opts for trial and loses can easily wind up with a real-time sentence of 10 to 20 years more than that of a cooperating defendant in the same case.

Es la pena de prisión efectiva?
Brenda Joseph
Local time: 14:14
o condena efectiva
Sí, creo es lo que dices
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Maria Garcia
Local time: 19:14
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4 +2o condena efectiva
Maria Garcia
5condena real o sentencia real
Margarita Gonzalez



4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
o condena efectiva

Sí, creo es lo que dices

Maria Garcia
Local time: 19:14
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 108
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agree  Egmont
1 hr

agree  Flavio Posse: Opuestamente a "good-time" y "work-time", los cuales son creditos a favor del preso por buen comportamiento y trabajo en la carcel respectivamente.
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15 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
condena real o sentencia real

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Margarita Gonzalez
Local time: 12:14
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
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