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Withdrawing a Guilty Plea in Criminal Law

One of the most important decisions in a criminal case is the the decision to plead guilty or not guilty.  This decision dictates a whole series of steps to follow, which can have a significant impact on one’s life and liberty.  So, what happens if a situation arises in which an individual enters a plea of guilty, then later on decides they want to change or withdraw that plea? The Law Surrounding Withdrawing a Guilty Plea The law on striking pleas [...]

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