Only you can know if you want to go to trial. You have a right to competent legal counsel. If the PD is not doing the job, contact him have a sit down and if you are still unhappy ask for conflict counsel to be assigned.
As for the proof, I have no idea what other proof the prosecutor has but if there is no other physical evidence, and if the only witness is mentally ill and unfit to testify or at least is attackable on the stand, then I would think you have a chance. That said, only you and your attorney can really answer your question.
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The previous attorney is right. However, I will add that you have the right to meet with your attorney's supervisor and have him review the work of your attorney and to ask the supervisor for his or her opinions on your case.
But the final decision to take a plea or take to trial is yours. Your attorney must abide and follow your trial instructions.
If you still have concerns you can hire private counsel but you must pay for that. The state is not required to pay for your private counsel.
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You should not take it to trial until you have a new lawyer. You have no confidence or rapport with your existing lawyer. These are serious felony charges, crimes of dishonesty that will affect your career for a long time, and you need to take this absolutely serious. This is a potentially life altering event. So, speak with whom you need to speak but arrange to hire a quality attorney immediately.
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