Q: what can be done after a guilty plea if the judge and state ignore exculpatory discovery requests?
also there are many clear violations of the rules of judicial conduct and Tenn Sup Ct Rule10B
A: If the plea just occurred, a motion to withdraw plea should be filed immediately. If the Judgment of Conviction has not been entered, there is a chance of quashing the guilty plea. If later, then withdrawal is iffy. Otherwise an appeal of the Sentence may be the only real option besides a post-conviction pleading for ineffective assistance of counsel. Jurisdictional defects might generate a corum novis or habeas corpus. Hire an attorney to examine the case today.
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