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It is every trial lawyer’s nightmare. After being on trial for weeks, you’ve been summoned back to the courtroom because the jury has reached a verdict. The verdict is announced, and it’s an absolute disaster. You’re stunned, your client is frantically whispering in your ear, the judge is saying something that doesn’t really register in your spinning brain. You know that you have to do something to rectify this miscarriage of justice—but what? Appeal, of course. That’s it, you vow to appeal—a...

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