Criminal Defense of Immigrants


§ 8.12 V. Plea Negotiations

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The goal of plea negotiations is “to find a basis for agreement on a disposition that reconciles the legitimate interests of the prosecution and the defendant, without subjecting either to the risks and costs of trial.”[29]

[29] A. Amsterdam, I Trial Manual for the Defense of Criminal Cases [206], p. 346 (1988).