Form JD-CR-68 "Sentence Modification Application, Motion, and Order" - Connecticut

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SENTENCE MODIFICATION
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
APPLICATION, MOTION, AND ORDER
SUPERIOR COURT
JD-CR-68
Rev. 12-21
www.jud.ct.gov
C.G.S. §§ 53a-39, 54-227;
P.B. § 43-21; P.A. 21-102 § 25, 21-104 § 63
Instructions to Defendant
For information on ADA
1. Fill out 3 copies of this form, and file 2 copies with the Clerk at the court where you were sentenced.
accommodations,
• If you are in prison now, you must also attach a completed Notice of Application form (JD-VS-3) to this application.
contact a court clerk or go
2. Give the third copy to the State's Attorney for your case.
to: www.jud.ct.gov/ADA.
3. Do not use this form to ask the court for more jail credit.
4. You do not need to get the State’s Attorney’s agreement and signature before you file this application.
Instructions to Clerk
1. Do not accept this form if the only relief requested is additional jail time or if an incarcerated defendant has not attached a completed Notice of Application
form (JD-VS-3)
2. Stamp form on filing. File original as a pending matter. Give the copy to the Presiding Judge.
3. After Judgment: Prepare copies of judgment, and distribute as follows:
• Original and 1 copy to Centralized Court Services (for filing with original Information and under date of this order).
• One copy to defendant or defendant's attorney.
• If the defendant is incarcerated, 1 copy to the Records Office of the defendant's correctional facility.
• If the defendant is placed on probation or the existing probation is modified, 1 copy to Adult Probation.
Name of defendant
Inmate number
Docket number
Crime(s) of which the defendant was convicted
Date of sentencing
JD/GA number
Address of court
Original sentence (Include any part of the sentence that was suspended and any fine ordered. If original sentence was modified before, say when and include the new sentence.)
Name of Judge entering original sentence
Name of jail
Date jail sentence began
Amount of fine paid, if any
Motion for Modification
I ask the court to modify (change) the defendant's sentence, except for any part of a sentence that is a mandatory minimum sentence for an
offense that may not be suspended or reduced by the court, by:
suspending execution of the unexecuted portion of the jail sentence.
Reason for request (Attach another sheet, if necessary)
Before 10/1/2021
On or After 10/1/2021
1. The defendant’s crimes were committed
No
Yes
2. Has a Sentence Modification application in this case been filed before?
on (date)
No
Y
es
3. Is the defendant in the custody of the Department of Correction now?
(If yes, you must attach a completed Notice of Application form (JD-VS-3) to this application.)
Dated at (Town)
On (Date)
Signed (Defendant or Attorney for Defendant)
State’s Attorney Agreement
(To be completed at the court hearing, if applicable)
I agree to the defendant seeking review of this sentence.
On (Date)
Signed (State's Attorney)
Judgment
The motion having been presented to and considered by the Court, is:
Denied
Granted, good cause having been shown, and the sentence is modified as follows:
Judgment on motion entered at (Town)
On (Date)
By order of the court (Name of Judge)
Signed (Assistant Clerk)
Print Form
Reset Form
SENTENCE MODIFICATION
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
APPLICATION, MOTION, AND ORDER
SUPERIOR COURT
JD-CR-68
Rev. 12-21
www.jud.ct.gov
C.G.S. §§ 53a-39, 54-227;
P.B. § 43-21; P.A. 21-102 § 25, 21-104 § 63
Instructions to Defendant
For information on ADA
1. Fill out 3 copies of this form, and file 2 copies with the Clerk at the court where you were sentenced.
accommodations,
• If you are in prison now, you must also attach a completed Notice of Application form (JD-VS-3) to this application.
contact a court clerk or go
2. Give the third copy to the State's Attorney for your case.
to: www.jud.ct.gov/ADA.
3. Do not use this form to ask the court for more jail credit.
4. You do not need to get the State’s Attorney’s agreement and signature before you file this application.
Instructions to Clerk
1. Do not accept this form if the only relief requested is additional jail time or if an incarcerated defendant has not attached a completed Notice of Application
form (JD-VS-3)
2. Stamp form on filing. File original as a pending matter. Give the copy to the Presiding Judge.
3. After Judgment: Prepare copies of judgment, and distribute as follows:
• Original and 1 copy to Centralized Court Services (for filing with original Information and under date of this order).
• One copy to defendant or defendant's attorney.
• If the defendant is incarcerated, 1 copy to the Records Office of the defendant's correctional facility.
• If the defendant is placed on probation or the existing probation is modified, 1 copy to Adult Probation.
Name of defendant
Inmate number
Docket number
Crime(s) of which the defendant was convicted
Date of sentencing
JD/GA number
Address of court
Original sentence (Include any part of the sentence that was suspended and any fine ordered. If original sentence was modified before, say when and include the new sentence.)
Name of Judge entering original sentence
Name of jail
Date jail sentence began
Amount of fine paid, if any
Motion for Modification
I ask the court to modify (change) the defendant's sentence, except for any part of a sentence that is a mandatory minimum sentence for an
offense that may not be suspended or reduced by the court, by:
suspending execution of the unexecuted portion of the jail sentence.
Reason for request (Attach another sheet, if necessary)
Before 10/1/2021
On or After 10/1/2021
1. The defendant’s crimes were committed
No
Yes
2. Has a Sentence Modification application in this case been filed before?
on (date)
No
Y
es
3. Is the defendant in the custody of the Department of Correction now?
(If yes, you must attach a completed Notice of Application form (JD-VS-3) to this application.)
Dated at (Town)
On (Date)
Signed (Defendant or Attorney for Defendant)
State’s Attorney Agreement
(To be completed at the court hearing, if applicable)
I agree to the defendant seeking review of this sentence.
On (Date)
Signed (State's Attorney)
Judgment
The motion having been presented to and considered by the Court, is:
Denied
Granted, good cause having been shown, and the sentence is modified as follows:
Judgment on motion entered at (Town)
On (Date)
By order of the court (Name of Judge)
Signed (Assistant Clerk)
Print Form
Reset Form