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Sorry, what does "Would it be so that it never sees the inside of a courtroom" in this context? I don't understand what it means. Please tell me. thank you.

-- excerpt from the movie -- Why does a junior grade with six months experience and a track record for plea bargaining get assigned a murder case? (beat) Would it be so that it never sees the inside of a courtroom?

  • Would it (the situation outlined in the first sentence) be so that it (the case) never comes to court? – Kate Bunting Oct 18 '17 at 8:03
  • Could it be that this is being done so that the case never comes to trial? – Hot Licks Oct 18 '17 at 11:43
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Would it be so that it never sees the inside of a courtroom

could be said, in more words:

Would it be so the case is never brought to trial , but settled before the trial?

The writers of this motion picture script seem to be assuming that most viewers will understand that a defendant may negotiate by offering a guilty plea in return for less severe punishment, prior to trial.

Such an arrangement is often referred to as "plea bargaining" Wikipedia

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