What happens when I am arrested on felony charges

People are often confused about how a criminal charge progresses through the legal system. Unlike television,isn't a quick process that takes an hour from discovery of the crime through arrest, trial and epilogue. 

This info-graphic demonstrates the various parts of the legal system. We will post more over time as we make them.

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What happens if I am accused of a felony?