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Unformatted text preview: Insanity- the abnormal mental state of the defendant at the time that the crime was committed Statute of limitations- the time within which criminal proceedings must commence after the commission of the crime. Some crimes, such as murder, have no stature of limitations Statutory right to a speedy trial- defendants right to a speedy trial, which is guaranteed by a statute...
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This note was uploaded on 05/30/2011 for the course CJ 2350 taught by Professor Todd during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.
- Spring '08