Length of Time (Days) to Complete Prosecution or Decline Customs Referral 1998

Federal Judicial District = Maryland

median time for prosecution (days) 300
rank: median time for prosecution 44
average time for prosecution (days) 420
rank: average time for prosecution 44
# of prosecutions completed 30
median time before declined (days) 317
rank: median time before declined 49
average time before declined (days) 468
rank: average time before declined 42
# of referrals with prosecution declined 61
Median = half of referrals took longer, half took shorter.

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