Federal Judge Refuses To Accept Plea Agreements

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http://www.charlotte.com/mld/charlotte/news/6338065.htm The chief federal judge in Charlotte, N.C., has stopped accepting virtually all plea agreements, a move the Charlotte Observer says could dramatically slow prosecutions of bank robbers, drug dealers and white-collar criminals. Judge Graham Mullen's new policy affects plea agreements that force criminals to give up their right to appeal. Those account for almost all . . .

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