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#1 Valdez

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 08:40 AM

How many times can you appeal on a first degree murder charge in the state of Colorado??

#2 LegalwriterOne

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Posted 11 February 2013 - 09:04 AM

There is one direct appeal. After that, there can be subsequent petitions for rehearing/review or a writ of habeas to higher courts or to the federal courts.

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Posted 12 February 2013 - 02:40 PM

To learn more about this topic, you may visit the Criminal Law Center: Criminal Procedure and read The Basis for a Criminal Appeal as a good resource.
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