The Ethical Duties of Prosecutors in Negotiating Plea Bargains in Misdemeanor Cases
4 PM EDT
On May 9, 2019, the ABA Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility issued Formal Opinion 486 on the Obligations of Prosecutors in Negotiating Plea Bargains for Misdemeanor Offenses. The Opinion addresses the duties of prosecutors when interacting with individuals accused of misdemeanor offenses. This webinar will explore this Opinion and its practical implications with members of the Standing Committee.