transfer hearing

transfer hearing

A court hearing to decide whether a juvenile should be tried in adult court.
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The new system not only makes the request for a hearing simpler, but it allows staff to securely transfer hearing files, orders and transcripts electronically, which is a great time-saver.
Despite prodding from Umali and other members of the committee, Aguirre has not directly said that the delays in action to his request to transfer hearing of Maute/Islamic State cases from Cagayan de Oro to Manila constituted an impeachable offense the justice secretary's answers were not definite," he stressed.
68) Upon a reverse transfer request, the statute provides that the adult court should conduct a transfer hearing using the same factors in the discretionary transfer law.
At present, a judge presiding over a transfer hearing may consider the child's best interests and the public's best interests but is not required to consider both.
QUETTA -- Anti-Terrorist Court on Monday rejected the plea to transfer hearing of Nawab Muhammad Akbar Khan Bugti's murder case to the Session Court.
Orders of the JPML setting a hearing and other orders of the JPML issued prior to the order either directing or denying transfer are filed in the Office of the Clerk of the district court in which a transfer hearing is to be or has been held.
CODE [section] 27-20-34(6) (2009) (statements made by the child at the transfer hearing are not admissible against the child over objection in the criminal proceedings following the transfer except for impeachment); TENN.
FITCHBURG - Details on a proposed Water Street nightclub called "Club Confidential" emerged last night during a license transfer hearing before the License Commission.
Discretion by the judge to decide what constituted an offence was gone and the transfer hearing was created.
PHOTO (1) Left, Taft coach Troy Starr with Jimmy Walker (right), parent of a football player, before going into a transfer hearing.
Borrowing from New Mexico's reform legislation of 1995, the district attorney now can bypass the transfer hearing for juveniles charged with any felony involving the infliction or threat of serious bodily harm, a firearms violation, or where the juvenile was previously committed to DYS and directly indict the young defendant.
In some cases, the law calls for transfer hearings to be held.