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December 13, 2014

Trial Basics in Criminal Proceedings

Trial After many weeks or months of preparation, the prosecutor is ready for the most important part of his job: the trial. The trial is a […]
December 13, 2014

How to Appeal Your Guilty Sentence

Appeal Even after a defendant is found guilty, he can appeal to the Circuit Court if he believes he was wrongly convicted or the sentence was […]
December 13, 2014

Plea Bargaining in Criminal Cases

Plea Bargaining When the State has a strong case, the State may offer the defendant a plea deal to avoid trial and perhaps reduce his exposure […]
December 13, 2014

Discovery Process Before Trial in Criminal Cases

Discovery Before a prosecutor begins a trial, there is much work to be done. The prosecutor has to become familiar with the facts of the crime, […]