What do you think of when you hear the term “plea bargain?” A backroom deal cut by the prosecutor? A criminal defendant getting a break in exchange for information on another case or for a guilty plea on reduced charges? In a plea bargain, the defendant gives up an important constitutional right to trial and…
Archive for February, 2011
Nevertakeaplea.org is a resource for those charged with victimless crimes and activists wanting to support them. Our focus is our court calendar. If you are charged with a victimless crime, you can fill out a form with your court information so activists in your area can attend court in support.
Educational/information documents are available in our resources section for download and printing for outreach. Coming soon, we will have a document information center providing documents and templates you might need for court and information on typical court procedures.
In order to contribute to the court calendar, you will need a user name & password. You can use your facebook login to connect, or create your own. The way you choose is up to you.