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What does disposition date mean in a case?

Law Offices of Joseph R. Gallo
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That is the date that the case was resolved. Could have been resolved by dismissal or plea bargain or trial.

Answer Applies to: Texas
Replied: 1/24/2013

Law Office of Richard Williams
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It normally means a date where you are advising the Court that you have settled the case and are prepared to plead guilty or that you advise the court that no settlement has been reached and to set the case for trial.

Answer Applies to: Alabama
Replied: 1/23/2013

Goldbach Law Group
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Disposition date may mean slightly different things in different legal contexts. However, generally the disposition date on a court document refers to the date in which a particular legal matter was adjudicated.

Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 1/23/2013

Timothy J. Thill P.C.
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Disposition date is the date the case was finally finished. This usually is the date of sentencing , or the date the verdict is entered in the matter.

Answer Applies to: Illinois
Replied: 1/23/2013

Anderson Law Office
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Usually it is the date of sentencing.

Answer Applies to: Minnesota
Replied: 1/23/2013

Answer By Jeff Yeh
Law Office of Jeff Yeh
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The date the case resolved, either via a plea or conviction. Don't confuse this with the sentencing date, which may not be the same as the disposition date.

Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 1/23/2013

Michael Breczinski
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It is the sentencing date.

Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 1/23/2013

Lawrence Lewis
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The date the case was resolved.

Answer Applies to: Georgia
Replied: 1/23/2013

Simmons Law
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Dispostion of a criminal case is the date that the action is final, usually by sentencing, acquittal, and dismissal.

Answer Applies to: Georgia
Replied: 1/23/2013

Answer By Dennis P. Mikko

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Typically, disposition is a term that can be used for sentencing and is commonly used in juvenile court.

Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 1/23/2013

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