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Criminal Appeals Law Lawyers In Post Texas

Post is a city in and the county seat of Garza County, Texas, United States. The population was 3,708 at the 2000 census. One of Post's civic boosters is Giles Connell McCrary, Sr. , who served as mayor from 1969-91. He is an oil operator, rancher, art collector, investor, philanthropist, and the owner of the OS Ranch Museum, which features art and exhibits from throughout the world.

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...