(whether it is for obtaining a lawyer, time to prepare, time to obtain evidence, etc)
Criminal Defense Attorney
A defendant may request as many continuances as he or she can demonstrate good cause for the request. If the court determines the request is for mere delay and not for good cause, the court does not lack the means to move matters along.
Personal Injury Lawyer
No one can give you an exact answer as it is completely up to the judge.
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