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    • an understanding in which a defendant agrees to…
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plea bargain definition

  • noun:
    • an understanding in which a defendant agrees to plead guilty to an inferior charge instead of not liable to a greater one
    • (unlawful law) a negotiation where defendant agrees to enter a plea of accountable to an inferior charge additionally the prosecutor agrees to drop an even more severe cost
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