Doggett v. United States, 505 U.S. 647 (1992), was a case decided by the Supreme Court of the United States. The court held that the 8½ year delay between Doggett's indictment and actual arrest violated his Sixth Amendment right to a speedy trial, arguing that the government had been negligent in pursuing him and that Doggett had remained unaware of the indictment until his arrest.

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  • Doggett v. United States, 505 U.S. 647 (1992), was a case decided by the Supreme Court of the United States. The court held that the 8½ year delay between Doggett's indictment and actual arrest violated his Sixth Amendment right to a speedy trial, arguing that the government had been negligent in pursuing him and that Doggett had remained unaware of the indictment until his arrest. (en)
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  • Thomas
  • O'Connor
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  • The 8½ year delay between indictment and arrest violated his Sixth Amendment right to a speedy trial, arguing that the Government had been negligent in pursuing him and that Doggett had remained unaware of the indictment until his arrest.
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  • White, Blackmun, Stevens, Kennedy
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  • Doggett v. United States
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  • Souter
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  • On writ of certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
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  • Doggett v. United States, 505 U.S. 647 (1992), was a case decided by the Supreme Court of the United States. The court held that the 8½ year delay between Doggett's indictment and actual arrest violated his Sixth Amendment right to a speedy trial, arguing that the government had been negligent in pursuing him and that Doggett had remained unaware of the indictment until his arrest. (en)
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  • Doggett v. United States (en)
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  • Marc Gilbert Doggett, Petitioner v. United States (en)
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