Sample Character Letter For Judge. Prior to your sentencing, you may have friends and relatives write character letters of support to the judge which the judge will consider in imposing sentencing. Because of the sentencing guidelines, the judge does not have a great deal of discretion as to your sentence, however, at times strong letters of support can influence a judge to sentence a defendant at the low end of the guideline range. I have enclosed a letter and an outline you can provide to any person you ask to write character letters on your behalf.
Sample Character Letter For Judge. In addition to character letters of support, the judge will allow up to three character witnesses to address the court at sentencing. If you would like to present character witnesses to the court at sentencing, please discuss this matter with your Dallas Criminal Attorney as it gets closer to the sentencing date. As always, if you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me.