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What is a Plea Bargain?

Posted on February 26, 2013 by Law Office of Brett A Podolsky

Contrary to the dramatic scenarios that are portrayed on television, few criminal cases are decided by a sensational trial in which a defendant must fight for his life. The majority of cases in the real world do not make it to a court room to be heard by a jury. Instead, most criminal cases are settled prior to a trial with a plea bargain (also known...

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Can Crimes be Merged?

Posted on February 21, 2013 by Law Office of Brett A Podolsky

Multiple crimes are said to be "merged" when they are treated as a single crime for the purposes of a criminal case. Crimes may be merged when they are deemed to result from a single criminal act. For instance, an individual may be accused of driving while intoxicated (DWI) as well as reckless driving as the result of a single traffic stop. These accusations can be...

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