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Is it illegal for a court to convict someone who is mentally retarded?

Question Details: My girlfriend was diagnosed with metal retardation at the age of 16. She has recently been charged with a possession of a controlled substance during a house raid at a house in which we did not reside. They very viciously dragged her out of the house and hurt her ankles. She has clear evidence from her doctor that they had in fact hurt her and on top of that she had just given birth 1 to 2 weeks prior. Well they had tricked her into signing a plea agreement. Is there any way that we can fight this?

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