Notice of Expiration of Speedy Trial

Notice of Expiration of Speedy Trial

150 150 Steven Sessa

DEFENDANT, by and through undersigned counsel and pursuant to Rules 3.191(h) and 3.191(p)(2), Florida Rules of Criminal Procedure, hereby gives notice to this Honorable Court and to the prosecution of the expiration of the speedy trial period and states the following:

  1. On May 12, 2011, Defendant was arrested, taken into custody, and subsequently charged with Battery (M1) in the above-styled cause.
  2. Fla. R. Crim. P. 3.191(a) provides, “every person charged with a crime by indictment or information shall without demand be brought to trial within 90 days if the crime charged is a misdemeanor, or within 175 days if the crime charged is a felony.”
  3. The period for bringing Defendant to trial under Fla. R. Crim. P. 3.191(a) expired on August 12, 2011.