WHAT IS PLEA BARGAINING ?
Plea bargaining is the negotiated resolution of a criminal matter. Your lawyer can negotiate with the prosecution with the aim of coming to an agreement in respect to the criminal charges and the agreed facts on sentence.
WHAT IS THE PLEA BARGAINING PROCESS?
Plea bargaining occurs between your defence lawyer and the prosecutor. The Police and the DPP have the discretion to accept a plea to a lesser charge or withdraw charges against you.
WHAT IS THE OUTCOME OF PLEA BARGAINING ?