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How long can someone be held after being charged and before arraignment

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how long can they hold someone after being charge before arrainging him

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In New York courts the simple answer is 24 hours. In Federal Courts 48 hours. However, the remedy that you can get from a Court is a Writ of Habeus Corpus which can take some time to prepare and file.

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