Tag Archives: Plea Bargain

What’s On Their Minds: Propriety of Sentencing Penalty for Exercising Right to Trial. State of Ohio v. Malik Rahab.

“Counsel, do you think it is ever appropriate to look at and comment on a defendant exercising their constitutional right to have the state of Ohio prove beyond a reasonable doubt their guilt of the crimes as charged as a … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: Propriety of Sentencing Penalty for Exercising Right to Trial. State of Ohio v. Malik Rahab.

Read the analysis of the oral argument here.

On February 9, 2017, the Supreme Court of Ohio will hear oral argument in the case of State of Ohio v. Malik Rahab, 2015-1892. At issue is the propriety of … Continue reading

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What’s On Their Minds: Can a Prosecutor in One County Bind the Prosecutor in Another County to a Plea Agreement? State v. Billingsley.

On September 25, 2012, the Supreme Court handed down a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis here. 

On May 8, 2012 the Supreme Court of Ohio heard oral argument in State v. Desmond Billingsley, 2011-0827. The … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: Can a Prosecutor in One County Bind the Prosecutor in Another County to a Plea Agreement? State v. Billingsley.

On September 25, 2012, the Supreme Court handed down a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis here. 

Read the analysis of the oral argument in this case here.

On May 8, 2012 the Supreme Court of … Continue reading

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