How long to reindictment after original indictment thrown out?

Asked 9 months ago - Ogdensburg, NY

on may 17, 2013 sealed indictment was totally dismissed. state of ny, st. lawrence county said they would seek reindictment. how long after may 17, 2013 do they got to do this.

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  1. Eric Edward Rothstein

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    Answered . 45 days if you are in custody then you get released. If you are out they get whatever time remains on speedy trial.

    I am a former federal and State prosecutor and have been doing criminal defense work for over 16 years. I was... more
  2. Joseph A Lo Piccolo

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    Answered . 6 months less any speedy trial time already against the prosecution

    Joseph A. Lo Piccolo, Esq.
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  3. Marco Caviglia


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    Answered . There are missing variables in what you ask.

    If you found this "helpful" or "best answer," please click it with my appreciation. My response is for... more

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