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Criminal – Speedy Trial – Waiver – Continuance (access required)

A defendant charged with carnal knowledge of a 13-year-old girl did not object to a continuance for the commonwealth granted because the court was unable to impanel a large enough jury pool, and there was no violation of his statutory speedy trial rights. We acknowledge that defendant did not expressly “waive” his speedy trial rights, as ...

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