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You And The Law Discusses the Plea Negotiations & Agreement Act

You and the Law | February 17, 2020
Plea Negotiations, or Plea Bargaining as it’s more commonly called, is an integral part of any advanced justice system. In Jamaica, the law that governs this is known as The Plea Negotiations and Agreement Act. But what are the stipulations of the Act? Listen to this edition of You and the Law as Attorney-at-law with the law firm Althea McBean and Company Craig Carter interprets The Plea Negotiations and Agreement Act.
Presenter: Jermi-Lee Nelson
Producer: Jermi-Lee Nelson
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You and the Law | June 12, 2021
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You and the Law | May 10, 2021
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