Statutes of limitations for criminal cases stop running when a charge is filed.
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As attorney Harkess said, the statute of limitations stops running once charges have been filed. However, there is also a statutory right to a speedy trial. The state must hold a trial within 6 months of your initial plea. If you have already plead not guilty to these charges, you may have an argument based on the right to a speedy trial. This clock only begins if you have entered a plea, and does not include time that you have been actively avoiding trial. There are ways that this right can be waived, and you should consult an attorney with the full facts of your situation to evaluate if this is an argument available for you.
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