PCR has been granted, due to involuntary plea and ineffective counsel; court did not respond to the prosecutorial misconduct aka "intentional harmful error". We are moving towards trial! Name from sex registration databases has been removed, yet Gov't refuses to take down press releases posting Convicted Sex Offender. Prosecutor has been removed and the public defender wants a judgeship.
Double jeopardy is a defese the forbids retrial on the same (similar) charges following a final court devision (acquital or conviction).
I don't understsnd the bulk of your post.
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It is not really clear what you are asking. To your bare question, had double jeopardy attached, probably not. We would need much more history about the case to even opine. Double Jeopardy rarely comes up anymore, it would be super rare if double jeopardy was an issue. As best as I can tell, you obviously weren't acquitted and are not being tried again for the same event. It appears you were convicted, but the conviction was overturned or set aside. It appears the reasons for PCR have nothing to do with the underlying merits of the case (it sounds like you entered a plea and there was no trial, and your post conviction relief was based on attorneys on both sides not doing what they were supposed to do). So, the prosecution and you can still have their day in court.
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