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Criminal Appeals Law Lawyers In Yorklyn Delaware

Yorklyn is an unincorporated community in northern New Castle County, Delaware, United States. It lies along Delaware Route 82 northwest of the city of Wilmington, the county seat of New Castle County. Its elevation is 174 feet (53 m), and it is located at 39°48′29″N 75°40′32″W / 39.80806°N 75.67556°W / 39.80806; -75.67556 (39.8081666, -75.6754883). Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 19736. Yorklyn is home to the Center for the Creative Arts and the Yorklyn Recreation Center, commonly referred to as the Yorklyn pool, which houses two pools, tennis courts, and basketball courts.

What is criminal appeals law?

A criminal appeal is a formal request to rehear a case that has already been decided -- a request that a new court reconsider the decision of the first court. When one or both sides of a case that has already been decided think there was a mistake made at trial, they can file an appeal. An appeal is entirely different than a jury trial. There is no testimony taken. The court of appeals decides the case entirely upon the written briefs filed by your attorney and the offie of the Attorney General who represents the prosecution and asks that the conviction be upheld.

Answers to criminal appeals law issues in Delaware

After conviction and sentencing, a defendant has the opportunity to file an appeal of his sentence. If the conviction...