Q: If my codefendant gets a better plea offer than I do an I have clean record not a felon an my codefendant has a record
But he got the better plea offer than me on intent with distribute case an it was his car an not mine plus I never seen any drugs or held any drugs what so ever. Why would he get better plea deal I have clean record he don't. Does that mean he blamed most likely
Plea agreements among codefendants are negotiated separately so they may not be all the same. However, most prosecutors will attempt to treat similarly-situated codefendants in a similar manner. It's difficult to say why your deal is different from the codefendant, but the skill of the defense attorney in negotiating the agreement is also a factor.
- Law Office of Joseph Abrams, Anaheim, CA
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