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  • Florida law doesn't allow for a delay in sentencing when a defendant faces additional charges, Assistant State Attorney John Guy says in a motion filed Tuesday.

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  • "The state submits that the defendant will not be placed in a 'legal dilemma' by proceeding to sentencing prior to the resolution of his remaining charge," Guy said. "By providing a recorded statement to police and by testifying under oath at the trial of the instant case, the defendant has made his position on all pending charges clear."

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