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A criminal case is like anything it needs to be managed properly otherwise it can go off on its own like air escaping from a balloon. This involves preserving the balance of power. The only way to do that is to plead not guilty. This maintains what little negotiating power you have left. Criminal lawyers are used to dealing with very little in the way of cards. But it certainly is silly to throw all your cards away without seriously thinking about it. You may be one of those people who does that without thinking  regardless of  advice you receive. If that is the case there is not a lot that can be done. Sometimes people with terminal illnesses refuse treatment. They have simply had enough and that is their way of maintaining their dignity and control over their own destiny.Few criminal cases are terminal though there is always something that can be done. It is rarely a matter of life or death. There are a large number of extremely successful people who have had a brush with the criminal courts.So dont give up and be overwhelmed. Youve got to fight for your right to party as the Beastie Boys said.

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