Three Blind Mice Assignment
By: Catarina Hudspeth
An arrest is act of seizing somebody and putting them in hand cuffs and into custody.
About Felony of Misdemeanor
All about the Grand Jury
About Public Defender
A public defender is a lawyer employed at public expense in a criminal trial to represent a defendant who is unable to afford legal assistance.
Plea Bargaining an arrangement between a prosecutor and a defendant whereby the defendant pleads guilty to a lesser charge in the expectation of leniency.
The defendant is an individual, company, or institution sued or accused in a court of law.
The institution and conducting of legal proceedings against someone in respect of a criminal charge.
The offense of willfully telling an untruth in a court after having taken an oath or affirmation.
Acquitted or Convicted
Convicted mean that you are guilty, and will either be pleaded as a delinquent or juvenile, depending on how serious your crime was.