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NCJ Number: 32983 Find in a Library
Title: UTAH - JUDICIAL SYSTEMS - CRIMINAL CODE REVISION - BEFORE THE TRIAL
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Utah Law Enforcement Planning Agency
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 34
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Utah Law Enforcement Planning Agency
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A SERIES OF STANDARDS ARE PRESENTED FOR THE REVISION OF UTAH CRIMINAL CODES AND FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF PRETRIAL AND TRIAL PROCEDURES WHICH WOULD ALLEVIATE THE PROBLEM OF DELAYS IN THE COURT PROCESS.
Abstract: THIS BOOKLET WAS PRODUCED AS A PART OF THE UTAH LAW ENFORCEMENT PLANNING AGENCY'S PROJECT ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE STANDARDS AND GOALS. STANDARDS ARE PROVIDED FOR THE FOLLOWING CRIMINAL JUSTICE OPERATIONS: CONTINUING CRIMINAL CODE REVISION, CITATION AND SUMMONS IN LIEU OF ARREST, PRETRIAL RELEASE, THE PRELIMINARY HEARING AND ARRAIGNMENT, PRETRIAL DISCOVERY, GRAND JURIES, CONTINUANCES, PRIORITIZING CASES AND JURY SELECTION. FOR EACH STANDARD, A COMMENTARY ON EXISTING UTAH PRACTICES AND A DISCUSSION OF METHODS OF IMPLEMENTATION ARE INCLUDED. FOR OTHER PUBLICATIONS OF THIS STANDARDS AND GOALS PROJECT, SEE NCJ-32981, 32982, AND 32984.
Index Term(s): Court delays; Court standards; Law reform; Pretrial procedures; Standards; Trial procedures; Utah
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