Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Criminal – Probation Violation – Sex Offender Treatment – Alford Plea (access required)

Criminal – Probation Violation – Sex Offender Treatment – Alford Plea (access required)

A defendant who entered an Alford plea of guilty to rape of his stepdaughter can be convicted of a probation violation for his continued denial of the offense during sex offender therapy required by his probation officer, as the consequences of an Alford plea under Virginia law are the same as a guilty plea, the ...