Written by attorney Cullen Adair Tonry

Article 701: Your Right to a "Speedy" Trial when unable to afford posting a bond.

Louisiana Code of Criminal Procedure Article 701 refers to one's right to a speedy trial...But what exactly is "Speedy" and why its better to not be poor.

Below is a timeline of statutory deadlines for a speedy trial for most people unable to make bond.

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