Weegy: The Pros of Plea Bargaining :
For the defendant, [ the most significant benefit to plea bargaining is to take away the uncertainty of a criminal trial and to avoid the maximum sentence.
Society also benefits from plea bargaining since the agreements lessen court congestion and free up prosecutors to handle more cases.
The Cons of Plea Bargaining :
The biggest drawback to plea bargaining is for the innocent defendant who decides to ... (More)