Q: how long after my promise to appear is my tral?
my charges are all drug related misdemeanors and i have no record.
A: Although you have a right to a speedy trial (though even what that's been held to constitute is going to be different due to Covid, as is when a trial can be scheduled), which in ordinary times without a pandemic would require extremely good cause to be longer than a set number of days depending on type of offense, trials are not scheduled for a fixed amount of time from a promise to appear. Even where there's a local norm or practice for the particular county court your case is in, again Covid has disrupted what that would be.
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