Greensboro Defense Attorney Explains New North Carolina Probation Legislation:
Supervision upon Appeal of Revocation: After probation revocation if a probationer appeals the revocation decision, probation supervision will only continue when the defendant is granted release under bail. If the court does not set bail release conditions, the person will then go to prison to serve the activated sentence. N.C. Gen. Stat. § 15A-1347. This change is applicable to offenses committed on or after December 1, 2016. To read more about probation revocation appeals, click here.
If you have questions about specific probation conditions, violations, or appeals, it is highly recommended that you speak with a licensed attorney. For more information on the various aspects of probation and to find a licensed attorney for your case, please click here.