Unfortunately, your speedy trial rights do not begin until you have been arraigned on the charges; the arraignment appears to be the hearing you recently attended. In certain circumstances, a case may be dismissed for excessive or prejudicial pre-indictment delay (meaning the Government took a long time, without sufficient reason, between the date of the crime and date of the indictment), but in my experience a delay of less than two years in a felony drug case will likely not be deemed...