Learning Objectives

12.1 Understand prosecutorial discretion
12.2 Understand bail
12.3 Know the constitutional rights of pretrial detainees
12.4 Understand the right to an appointed counsel
12.5 Know right to counsel and critical stages of prosecution
12.6 Know the meaning of “all criminal prosecutions”
12.7 Know the definition of indigency
12.8 Understand the right of indigents and non-indigents to be represented by the lawyer of their choice
12.9 Understand the right to effective legal representation
12.10 Know the right to self-representation