I have a friend who's been in prison for the past nine years and he found a discrepancy in his paperwork which makes it

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Customer: Good morning I have a friend who's been in prison for the past nine years and he found a discrepancy in his paperwork which makes it seem that he has been falsely convicted and it could be a double jeopardy issue they also gave him the so-called evidence bag last year he's looking for a lawyer to take his case however he doesn't have the money for it do you know any pro bono lawyers that would be willing to take this case
JA: What was the conviction for exactly? Have all appeals been exhausted?
Customer: He has done a few appeals and the conviction was a drug sale and was like a three strikes you're out so they ended up giving him a straight 20 years
JA: In what state did this occur?
Customer: New York
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: He also contracted COVID
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He did contact a lawyer who said that his case is strong however everyone's charging $10,000
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I am very sorry to hear about this matter. I would suggest he reach out to a legal aid society or the ACLU for assistance.

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