Go Back   LegalMatch Free Legal Advice Forums > Law Forums > Criminal Law
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Find a Lawyer Now By Category:
Family & Divorce Criminal Defense Job & Employment Personal Injury LegalMatch on Facebook
  Real Estate Lawyers Immigration Business Lawyers Other Lawyers LegalMatch on Twitter
LegalMatch is Fast, Free and Confidential
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-25-2015, 10:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2015
Posts: 1
no contest withdrawal

Withdrawing*a Guilty or No Contest Plea

A defendant may withdraw a plea of guilty or no contest for any reason before the court accepts the plea.*After the court accepts the plea, but before the court imposes sentencing, the defendant may withdraw a plea of guilty or no contest only if:*

The court rejects the plea agreementThe defendant can show a fair and just reason for withdrawing the plea

After the court imposes a sentence, the defendant may not withdraw a plea of guilty or no contest.

Right to Appeal a Guilty or No Contest Plea

Generally, a defendant will waive his right to appeal the plea in the plea agreement.*A defendant can appeal a plea agreement only if it was entered into involuntarily, unknowingly, or without knowledge of the consequences of the plea.
1baddgoul is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.1.0
Copyright ©1999-2008 LegalMatch. All rights reserved. LegalMatch®, the LegalMatch
logo, and the tradedress are trademarks of LegalMatch. Patents Pending.