Episode 1

Published on:

9th Jul 2021

Closing Arguments - Episode 1 (Fast/Speedy Trials and Forfeitures)

In the inaugural episode of Closing Arguments, we introduce you to John Razumich, Attorney at Razumich & Associates, P.C., who serves as an expert in criminal law and a public defender across the state of Indiana. After serving the greater Indiana area for over a decade, John brings a wealth of experience to the table.

After describing some of his personal and professional life experiences, John highlights the landscape surrounding fast and speedy trails. Not only has the definition of a fast and speedy trial evolved since its establishment, but there have been landmark court cases to help define this process.

Additionally, John will explore the idea of forfeitures and the misconceptions surrounding this topic.

So sit back, relax, and we thank you for joining us on our inaugural episode!


0:07 - Welcome to the show and introducing John Razumich

2:13 - Background information on John and his law background in Indiana

5:04 - The reputation that Razumich & Associates receives across Indiana

6:39 - The hot topic of a fast and speedy trial

12:26 - Where the OJ Simpson case fell in the realm of fast and speedy trials

14:20 - The four-part balancing test applied to fast and speedy trials

24:00 - The Speedy Trial Act of 1974 and how it's applied to cases today

29:00 - How fast and speedy trials work throughout the state of Indiana

34:50 - An independent constitutional analysis and the Barker Test

42:15 - The case of Tyson Timbs and its impact on forfeitures

55:40 - But wait! There's more!

1:02:00 - Closing remarks

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About the Podcast

Closing Arguments
John Razumich is ready to fight for you!
Welcome to Closing Arguments, a show dedicated to exploring court cases and offering insights into the ever-changing landscape of criminal law.

Featuring John Razumich, Attorney at Razumich & Associates, P.C., each episode will highlight a new law-related topic to help provide education or guidance when navigating the complex world of criminal law. With over a decade of experience in criminal law throughout the state of Indiana, John is no stranger to a courtroom and is ready to fight for all his clients.

So sit back, relax, and enjoy thought-provoking conversations!