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  WHO CAN APPLY ?

 

An application for a plea bargain can be filed :

By any adult accused of an offence that is punishable with imprisonment of less than seven (7) years,

The applicant should not have been earlier convicted of a similar offence.

There are a few more exceptions to this general rule which can be explained by the office of the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate, Delhi and the Delhi Legal Services Authority.

A person who has not committed any offence can not file an application for a plea bargain.

Can be moved at all the stage, cognizance.

 
 

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