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What Is An Attorney Bond?

What Are Attorney Bonds?  If you or a loved one have been arrested for a crime, in most cases, you’ll have the option to be released from jail pending trial via a bail bond. This bail bond is an amount set by the court that serves as a deposit that guarantees the defendant will return …

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Average Bail Amounts by Crime

Your first thought when a friend or loved one has a warrant out for their arrest is, “how do we get them out as soon as possible?” and that normally involves paying bail. Bail is money paid to the court to ensure that the person accused of the crime appears at their trial. It can …

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What is a Bailee?

It sure can seem like the criminal justice system has a lot of confusing terminology. A big reason for that is because many of our criminal laws and procedures were inherited from Britain during the colonial period. A practice that developed in Britain centuries ago and is now common in the United States is that …

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What Does Bond Surrender Mean?

There are generally three ways that someone who has been arrested can be allowed to return home pending future court proceedings. The first is called being released on your own recognizance, essentially a signed promise to appear in court when you are ordered to do so. The second way is to post bail, either at …

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