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I am sorry to hear about your situation.so in criminal case if you want to seek deferred prosecution agreement and you meet the criteria but your attorney only seeks expungment can the on be charged just wright a letter to the DA just asking if she would approve of a deferred prosecution agreement?
. However, one's defense attorney may not appreciate that very much and the prosecutor may respond to the defense attorney
. Although this is rarely done as Defendants prefer to have their defense attorneys do the negotiation, a Defendant may of course send a note to the prosecutor asking if they would agree to a certain plea deal.I know it may seem wrong write a letter to the DA if you feel you should have a second chance at life but your attorney wont ask the DA?
See above. It may "rile your defense attorney's feathers" a bit and the prosecutor may (a) simply not respond, or, (b) respond but to one's defense attorney. However, there is a possibility of the response.can you get a deferred prosecution agreement even after you been convicted of misdemeanor theft?
I am afraid not after
a conviction. A deferred prosecution agreement is to avoid
a conviction. Once someone has plead or has been found guilty, deferred prosecution is no longer an option. I am sorry.do the yhave forms in the court house were a person can apply for a defeerd prosecution agreement?
Yes - see here
However - again - if there has already been a conviction, this may not be an option; I am sorry.
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