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Bringing the Judge Into A Plea Bargain

Jamison Koehler Law Practice, Legal Concepts/Principles, Trial Advocacy

“That’s as low as my office is willing to go for this type of offense.” This is what the prosecutor tells me. We are talking about the number of hours of community service my client would be required to perform under a plea bargain, and we have deadlocked. This is the only outstanding issue. The difference between us is a …