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Section 918.015, Florida Statutes 2006

918.015  Right to speedy trial.--

(1)  In all criminal prosecutions the state and the defendant shall each have the right to a speedy trial.

(2)  The Supreme Court shall, by rule of said court, provide procedures through which the right to a speedy trial as guaranteed by subsection (1) and by s. 16, Art. I of the State Constitution, shall be realized.

History.--s. 195, ch. 19554, 1939; CGL 1940 Supp. 8663(202); s. 6, ch. 71-1(B).

Note.--Former s. 916.01.