How Do I Prevent My Prior Conviction from Being Impeachment?

It is a big concern by many that a jury will consider the merits of a pending charge as more likely if the jury knows defendant has a prior conviction, especially if for the same offense (and especially if the same victim).  Can the prosecutor introduce such a record?  If so, when?  If not, why not?  To read about preventing such potentially unfair prejudice, click on the following link.

https://www.greghillassociates.com/how-do-i-prevent-my-prior-conviction-from-being-impeachment.html.

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