speedy disposition

See: dispatch
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The court did not give weight to prosecutors' argument that the fact-finding investigation should not be included in determining whether the accused's right to the speedy disposition of the case was violated.
The Sandiganbayan gave weight to Yap's argument that his right to speedy disposition of the case was violated because the Office of the Ombudsman took almost six years to prepare the case.
In fine, there was no contravention of the accused's right to speedy disposition of cases, the Seventh Division's ruling read.
Meanwhile, Associate Justice Noel Tijam said Sereno not only failed to act promptly on the request of the Department of Justice to transfer the venue of trial of cases against members of the Maute terrorist group, but also kept the court en banc in the dark on crucial information that could have allowed speedy disposition of the case.
He cited Section 16 Article III of the 1987 Constitution which provides that All persons shall have the right to a speedy disposition of their cases before all judicial, quasi-judicial, or administrative bodies.
We can again work together to strengthen the administration of justice and speed up the disposition of cases," he said while stressing the need for improving the country's criminal justice system and speedy disposition of cases.
In ruling on a motion for continuance, the court shall consider the rights of the defendant and any victim to a speedy disposition of the case.
The President also urged the need for speedy disposition of cases in accordance with Islamic law and the laws prevalent in the country.
This allows speedy disposition of minor construction claims, where contractors are required to continue to perform work on the project while the parties resolve their dispute.
24 that he sexually assaulted a former seminary student and asked a court for a speedy disposition of the case.
Leonardia, a former congressman, asked the Sandiganbayan to dismiss the case for violation of his constitutional right to speedy disposition of case.
The Sandiganbayan said the two counts each of graft and malversation of public funds filed against Barbers should be dismissed for violation of his constitutional right to speedy disposition of cases.