CHAPTER 320
CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS

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Sec. 18-7a. Good conduct credit for prisoners.

PART I
CONNECTICUT CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, SOMERS

      Sec. 18-7a. Good conduct credit for prisoners.

      Subsec. (c):

      Habeas court found to have improperly determined that petitioner was not eligible for good time credits. Court's interpretation of good time statutes has the potential of burdening defendant in such a manner so as to conclude that the statutes are penal in nature. In resolving a latent ambiguity as to whether defendant was eligible for good time credits the rule of lenity applied. 101 CA 52.


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