What Judges Consider When Determining Bail

What Judges Consider When Determining Bail

In many cases, you don’t have to attend a bail hearing in order to learn how much money is needed to secure your release from jail. Many charges have a predetermined amount of bail attached to them. If you have the money, you can bail yourself out almost as soon as you’re booked and might […]

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The Purpose of California’s Bail Process

The Purpose of California’s Bail Process

Bail is a kind of strange thing. Since you use it to secure your release from jail while your case winds its way through California’s slow and lengthy legal process, bail can be looked at as the price of your freedom. However, since you’re still required to make all official court appearances and could face […]

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