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I have a friend that is being held in atlantic county jail

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i have a friend that is being held in atlantic county jail in mays landing nj. they have been there for 2 weeks now when i contact the superior court to try and find when a court date will be scheduled they tell me they have not decided weather to indict or not is there a time limit on when a court date should be schedueled or a better way to find out their court date
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Legalease replied 1 year ago.

Hello there --


There are certain crimes/charges that a person can be held on bail which is set by statute. Can you answer the following questions for me:

1. Do you know what the charges are and/or if bail has been set?

2. Do you know if he has a court appointed attorney yet or not?