Understand How Mitigating Factors Can Affect Your Sentence
Even if you've accepted a plea bargain, or have been convicted of a crime, your defense isn't over. Sentences can be reduced due to a variety of factors, and your defense attorney is your best ally in this process. Learn more about what can be done to minimize your sentence after conviction. Mitigating Circumstances Your defense attorney will present various facts about you, and the case, for the judge to consider in a positive light when he or she imposes your sentence.