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Trial delay did not violate Speedy Trial Act (access required)

Where the defendant acquiesced in the delay of his trial by failing to object to continuances, that delay was chargeable to the defendant so that his subsequent trial date did not violate the Speedy Trial Act. Background Amir Fareed Suluki was charged with robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of robbery and possession of a ...