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RCr 8.20 Motion deadline; ruling on motion

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Criminal Procedure

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
VIII Arraignment, Pleadings, and Motions (Refs & Annos)
Kentucky Rules of Criminal Procedure (RCr) Rule 8.20
RCr 8.20 Motion deadline; ruling on motion
(1) Deadlines for Motions, Defenses, Objections and Requests. The court may, at the arraignment or as soon afterward as practicable, set deadlines for the parties to make or assert pretrial motions, defenses, objections and requests and may also schedule hearings on such motions, defenses, objections and requests.
(2) Ruling on Motions, Defenses, Objections and Requests. The court shall decide every pretrial motion, defense, objection and request within a reasonable time before the date of trial unless it finds good cause to defer a ruling. When factual issues are involved in deciding a motion, the court shall state its essential findings on the record.

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HISTORY: Amended by Order 2014-22, eff. 1-1-15; prior amendment eff. 1-1-13 (Order 2012-10); adopted eff. 1-1-63
Rules Crim. Proc., Rule 8.20, KY ST RCRP Rule 8.20
Current with amendments received through January 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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