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

Federal Judicial District = N. J.

median time for prosecution (days) 213
rank: median time for prosecution 60
average time for prosecution (days) 288
rank: average time for prosecution 61
# of prosecutions completed 131
median time before declined (days) 538
rank: median time before declined 24
average time before declined (days) 508
rank: average time before declined 35
# of referrals with prosecution declined 23
Median = half of referrals took longer, half took shorter.

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