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  • Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/1598914
  • Keyterms: defendant, trial, delay, criminal, court, continuance, counsel, motion, hearing, cost, judge, discretion, abuse, speedy, lawyer, arraignment, witness, prosecution, case, people, county, system
  • CiteRank: 718239

Top Words
Word Count
the1427
of881
to601
a409
in391
and354
is287
for246
that224
be192
court188
are175
not171
by158
as156
Top Bigrams
Bigram Count
of the219
in the115
to the66
that the63
on the52
and the51
see table50
the public49
cook county48
by the48
number of44
court appearances44
as a43
criminal courts42
of continuances41
Top Trigrams
Trigram Count
cook county criminal37
county criminal courts34
university of chicago32
of chicago law32
the university of30
chicago law review29
x court appearances21
the public defender20
the cook county15
of the public13
the conviction rate13
court appearances court13
the criminal division12
in the criminal11
the number of11
Top Quadgrams
Quadgram Count
cook county criminal courts34
university of chicago law32
the university of chicago30
of chicago law review29
x court appearances court13
the cook county criminal10
in the cook county7
on the part of7
court appearances court appearances6
of continuances in the6
guilty x court appearances6
continuances in the cook5
in the criminal division5
the conviction rate for5
has been unable to4
Top Keyterms
Keyterm Weight
defendant2.0
trial2.0
delay1.998
criminal1.996
court1.995
continuance1.994
counsel1.991
motion1.989
hearing1.988
cost1.984
judge1.983
discretion1.983
abuse1.983
speedy1.983
lawyer1.983

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