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Criminal Appeals Law Lawyers In Pampa Texas

Pampa is a city in Gray County, Texas, United States. The population was 17,887 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Gray County. Pampa is the principal city of the Pampa Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Gray and Roberts counties. Each July, Pampa hosts the Top 'O Texas Rodeo, which brings competitors from a multi-state area to Gray County. The White Deer Land Company Museum, which contains ranching exhibits, is located in downtown Pampa.

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 Texas

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