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Can I with draw my guilty plea after I have plead guilty?

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Ive plead guilty to a charge and want to withdraw it

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It is possible but not definite. You should speak to your attorney a out the possibities and downside risks.

I have been a criminal attorney in New York for almost 25 years. website: Phone #: 718-208-6094 email: This answer is only for informational purposes and is not meant as legal advice.

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You need to speak to your attorney. It is possible but difficult and depends on many factors.

I am a criminal defense attorney practicing in Nassau, Suffolk and New York City. The above information is not a substitution for a meeting whereas all potential legal issues can be discussed.

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It is very hard to do. You need a legal basis. You can't just because you want to.

I am a former federal and State prosecutor and now handle criminal defense and personal injury/civil rights cases. Feel free to check out my web site and contact me at (212) 577-9797 or via email at I was named to the Super Lawyers list as one of the top attorneys in New York for 2012. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by Super Lawyers. The above answer is for informational purposes only and not meant as legal advice.

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