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DONALD W. ALEXANDER v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Right to speedy trial — Delay attributable to defendant

Donald Alexander, appellant, was convicted by a jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Harford County of driving while under the influence of alcohol, driving while impaired by alcohol, exceeding the speed limit, and driving on a revoked license.

Appellant raises a single question on appeal: Did the trial court err when it denied appellant’s motion to dismiss for an alleged violation of his constitutional right to a speedy trial?

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