Title
CJSP07final
By
tappe
Description
50 CRIMINAL JUSTICE ■ Spring 2007 Implicit Plea Agreements and Brady Disclosure Prosecutors have a legal and an ethical obligatiio to disclose to the defendant plea agreemeent entered into to gain the cooperation of a key witness. Defense counsel typically will use the deal to argue that the cooperating witness’s testimmon is unreliable because the agreement gives the witness an incentive to fabricate. But what happeen if the prosecutor only makes vague comments that the witness views as implying...

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