Legal Advice for Criminal Trial — 70 results
Written by Avvo Staff, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
In order for a person to be convicted of a crime, the prosecuting attorney must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant is guilty.
At trial, a defendant, along with his or her... more
Written by attorney Gregory MacFarlane, about 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Arraignment This is the first Court date, held in room 404 of the Criminal Justice Center. It is a simple, but necessary procedure. Here, the court gives notice of the precise charges... more
Written by attorney Niels Eriksen, 4 months ago.
This guide serves as a general overview of the criminal trial process from arrest through appeal in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Each case, each Pennsylvania County, and each client... more
Written by attorney Patrick Donovan, about 2 years ago.
There are two types of trials in Massachusetts. All defendants are entitled to a jury trial, however they can waive a jury and have a bench trial.
BENCH TRIAL IN MASSACHUSETTS
A bench trial... more
Written by attorney Jonathan Hackworth, over 1 year ago.
Everyone has seen what criminal trials look like on television and in movies, but as with so many other matters in the criminal justice system, fact is very different than fiction. Before... more
Written by attorney Rohn Barrow, almost 4 years ago.
You show up first thing in the master calendar court.
You wait for an open trial courtroom.
Then you get sent out.
The attorneys have a conference with the trial judge. The discussion... more
Written by attorney Christopher Leroi, 9 months ago.
This guide will attempt to address some common misconceptions about speedy trial - when it starts, how long it is, how it can be tolled, and how it can be waived CRS 18-1-405 Speedy Trial... more
Written by attorney Edward Dowling, over 3 years ago.
After Pre Trial Motions have been decided by the Judge, whether with
or without a hearing on the motion, the next step generally may be
renewed discussions between Defense Counsel and the... more
Written by attorney Edward Dowling, almost 4 years ago.
If the Defendant is charged with a felony and if he was Indicted by the Grand Jury ( see previous article The Grand Jury ) the Defendants attorney should consider making a Motion to... more
Written by attorney Daniel Grupenhagen, about 2 years ago.
This outline is designed to help my clients and potential clients gain a better understanding of the process involved in a criminal case. It is only a general outline directed at Orange... more
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