Regarding your right to speedy trial, what are some common reasons for criminal trial delay and should you be concerned? This video is the 2nd in our series on your right to a speedy public trial provided by the 6th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
In this video, Stephen Gustitis explains some common reasons why your criminal case may be delayed in light of your right to speedy trial guaranteed by the 6th Amendment. The video discusses routine court delays, lawyer strategy, and deliberate prosecutor delay. Steve is a Texas Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney practicing in Bryan-College Station, Texas. He has more than 27 years of experience in the field of criminal law and criminal defense in Brazos County. His videos cover a range of the best defense tactics and criminal defense strategy, including the meaning and definition of the right to speedy trial.