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What Does Bail Mean?

Chances are you have heard of bail, yet you might not understand exactly what it means. Bail guarantees an individual’s appearance in court following a criminal charge. Bail empowers the individual charged with a crime to exit jail following the arrest. Bail is posted under the assumption that the individual facing charges will return to […]

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What You Can and Can’t Do While Out on Bail

So you just made bail and got out of jail? Not sure what you should and shouldn’t do while you wait for your case to close? While getting released from police custody is certainly freeing, it doesn’t mean you’re free to do whatever you please while you await your court appearances.  You don’t have to […]

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5 Reasons Not to Stay in Jail

So, you or a friend may be going to jail, and you’re wondering — why not just stay there? There can be a small advantage to staying in jail: You might be able to get credit for time served. But that doesn’t mean it’s a good idea. There are a lot of reasons why staying […]

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What Is an Indemnitor?

When someone is arrested, there are a number of possible outcomes. One is that the defendant awaits his or her next court date while in jail. In these cases, the judge often orders that bail be posted in order for the defendant to be released. Bail doesn’t let a defendant off the hook but instead […]

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