What Is a Preliminary Hearing?

In every felony case, there is a question of whether defendant will proceed with a preliminary hearing.  This hearing normally takes place after two or three court appearances.  What is a preliminary hearing?  Why does a judge hold one?  What beneft can it have for defendant?  What disadvantages are there to proceeding with such a hearing?  Click on the following article to read answers to these questions –

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