Q: How can I obtain a copy of my discovery from a criminal court case in 2005.
A: Unfortunately, if the case closed out in 2005 it has been about 15 years (depending on the exact date), so it is unlikely that your attorney still has the file. The Rules of Professional Conduct do not require attorneys to keep files for 15 years. The file has likely been destroyed. Regardless, getting another copy of the discovery will not likely be of any use as the timeframe for appeal has most certainly passed by now.
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