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I allegedly committed a 4th degree crime on 06/12/09. I may

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I allegedly committed a 4th degree crime on 06/12/09. I may have received a ticket at the time, but I don't have recollection. The indictment was made on 10/14/09, which is over 120 days after the alleged offense. Is this grounds for dismissal under the 6th Amendment or § 3161. Time limits and exclusions? I have another question with regards XXXXX XXXXX case, but will add it in my response.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  TexCrimLawyer, J.D. replied 5 years ago.

TexCrimLawyer, J.D. :

3161 deals with speedy trial. That has to do with the amount of time to go to trial after indictment. What you are thinking about is the statute of limitations.