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Drug Guilty Plea Binding (access required)

Defendant is not entitled to withdraw his guilty plea after sentencing for cocaine possession based on possible exculpatory evidence, the Court of Appeals says; the trial court made the inquiry required under Boykin v. Alabama, 395 U.S. 238 (1969), and defendant fails to meet the two-part test for withdrawing a guilty plea: a good faith ...