You need to consult an appellate attorney. His only options are an appeal, or if his time to appeal has expired, a writ of habeas corpus.
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Chances are probably not. Aggravated Robbery is a very serious charge, even as a first offense. If the initial lawyer was dishonest, then there exists a possibility of having the conviction overturned and set for re-hearing. But be careful what you ask for, the DA may want more than 25 years. Especially if their have been some behavior issues while incarcerated the last six years. Good Luck
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