The outcome depends on the specifics of the case. So, your question really can't be answered on avvo. If your husband is not satisfied with his current attorney, he can always seek different counsel.
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Is the lawyer just not telling you what you want to hear or is he not communicating with you at all? There's a big difference. I don't sugar coat things for my clients. I want them to be prepared for all possible outcomes. The outcome of the pv will probably be influenced by the outcome of the new case. I'm sure the attorney is feeling out the PO and the DA on the felony while he's working the misdemeanor.
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