my mum has been arrested for attempted suicide, how long will she be arrested? Is there a way to shorten it?

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    answered on 08/12/2014

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    We are very sorry to hear about this. Section 309 of the Penal Code sets out the fine and jail terms of the offence: Attempt to commit suicide 309. Whoever attempts to commit suicide, and does any act towards the commission of such offence, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. However, you may wish to point out mitigating circumstances which may lead to a more lenient sentence.

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