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Criminal Practice –Competency – Commitment & Return – Indictment Allegations – Serious Bodily Injury (access required)

  When defense counsel filed a motion questioning defendant’s capacity to proceed to trial, the trial court ordered defendant committed for psychiatric examination. When the hospital later determined that defendant was capable of proceeding to trial, the trial court did not thereafter hold a capacity hearing; however, defendant waived her statutory right to such a hearing ...

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