Rule 131. Dismissal for failure to
Where the Government is not prepared to proceed with trial on the trial
date, the judge may direct that the complaint or information be heard on a
continued date and a notice thereof be served on the complaining witness, all
defendants and all other known witnesses by subpoena. Upon failure of the
Government to prosecute on the day set, the judge may order the complaint
dismissed.--Amended May 28, 1957; Oct. 14, 1994, eff. Nov. 16, 1994.
Transfer of duties and functions assigned to United States attorney to
Attorney General, see 3 V.I.C. ' 114(a)(6).
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