It probably was an over site but not a cause for a Mistrial. However, if you were found guilty, you can file a summary appeal and receive a brand new trial. It is suggested that you hire a criminal defense attorney to handle the appeal. Good luck.
It also depends if you actually got to testify. I assume you did. Where you found guilty? If so, I suggest going for an appeal.
Michael Kotik, Esq.
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