Cop A Plea

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Definition: Cop A Plea




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Dictionary Definition


n. slang for a “plea bargain” in which an accused defendant in a criminal case agrees to plead guilty or “no contest” to a crime in return for a promise of a recommendation of leniency in sentencing to be made by the prosecutor to the judge and/or an agreement by the prosecutor to drop some of the charges. Often the judge agrees to the recommendation before the plea is entered (becomes final).


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Cop A Plea are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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