Counsel's Role in Bargaining for Trials
20 Pages Posted: 9 Jan 2014 Last revised: 20 Aug 2014
Date Written: November 15, 2013
This essay examines how counsel might use plea bargaining to mitigate the harm of plea bargaining: rather than bargaining only for pleas, counsel should bargain for trials.
Keywords: Plea bargaining, trials, juries, innocence, wrongful convictions, legitimacy, expressivism
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