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Sentencing for Nonfelony Offenses
The following shows the sentencing process for a nonfelony (gross misdemeanor
or misdemeanor) offense. After a conviction for the offense, the court may
require a presentence investigation and report to be completed by a probation
officer. The court then pronounces the sentence. In doing so, the court may
sentence the person to any of the options identified below.
Adult Criminal Justice Process Overview