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Judicial processing of defendants

Processing of criminal defendants in the United States, including data from Federal, State, juvenile, and military courts is detailed in Section 5. Cases filed, terminated, and pending in courts; defendants prosecuted, convicted and sentenced; types and lengths of sentences imposed; and appeals are among the topics included.

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Topics in Section 5