FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

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If a defendant can pay for bail, he’s free to resume his life outside of jail and prepare for his court case. If the defendant acts poorly, however, the court can revoke the bail and mandate that the bond be forfeited. The defendant then has to return to jail — although he can petition for […]

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A bail bond is a surety bond that a third-party company puts up to cover the bail of someone who is on trial for a crime. A bail bond company pays for the bonding out of jail of the person, but charges a premium for this service. When the court case is complete, and whether […]

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Bail allows someone charged with and arrested for a crime to get out of jail while they await a trial or sentencing. According to Calyton Hill, a bail bond agent in Florida, people normally pay 10 percent of the bail amount to a bail bondsman to get them to place the bail money and get […]

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Bail may be automatically denied for several penal code violations, including murder and a prior escape from jail or prison. However, bail may also be denied for a host of other reasons. When a person is arrested and taken to jail and booked, the person will have to stay in jail while he or she […]

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A bond hearing is set within a certain amount of time after a defendant’s arrest. In Florida, for example, a defendant is entitled to a bond hearing within 24 hours after being arrested, so bond hearings are held every day twice a day. Some judges hold remote bond hearings. The defendant will appear in a […]

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A bail bond hearing is a court appearance during which the defendant asks the judge to release him from police custody pending the outcome of a criminal case. A first bail hearing may be part of an initial hearing in which formal charges are presented — also called an arraignment — or be separate from […]

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Many people who are in custody awaiting a Bail or Immigration hearing do not realize how important it is to have a solid “release plan” to offer the Court or Immigration authorities. Don’t wait for your friend or relative to be denied release because your plan wasn’t comprehensive enough. Look into the many options for […]

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No. Bail is not tax-deductible. Bail is actually not like a tax. The only reason that you might think it was like a tax is because it is a payment that is made to the government. However, bail is actually a guarantee that helps to ensure that you will return to court in order to […]

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If you’re searching for a facility that focuses on high-end Drug Rehab Instead of Jail, we hope this helps. Usually, luxury Drug Rehab Instead of Jail facilities differ from non-luxury ones as you would guess, though with some important differences. You, a friend or a family member will enjoy not only the latest addiction treatment […]

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