As I said, that horse had already left the barn. He had a previous felony conviction.Quote Originally Posted by JasperL View Post
The "attorney filings" were by the prosecutor, approved by the judge, and every "one week" delay request turned into 6 or 8 weeks. What could the defendant do about it? Besides plead guilty, have a criminal record, lose his right to vote in many states, right to various aid programs, right to own a firearm. Sure, why not plead guilty?