Now this is not going to be an article detailing how to dig a hole from a jail cell to the freeway or file through bars with some makeshift instrument. If you are interested in learning about legal ways to shorten a prison sentence, however, you’ve come to the right place. Of course, we all […]
Understanding bail, bonds and bonding agencies will help guide you through the system if you ever happen to find yourself or a loved one facing time in jail. Two bail-related questions that everyone deserves clear answers to are where does bail money end up and how can someone earn it back.
First, you need to understand […]
Bail is usually granted on the guarantee that the accused will not defy it and escape the bounds of law. Bail is granted by the police or the court, when the accused promises to show up in the court for subsequent hearings of his or her case. Thus, the bail lasts for as long as […]
Once a perpetrator has obtained a bond, he will be free to go forth from the prison he is being held and begin preparations for his appearance in court. Often times these preparations will consist of finding the right lawyer. There are thousands of practicing lawyers in the state of Georgia so you should be […]
Bail law isn’t the most interesting reading material but that’s why we’re here. To help you understand the law and get your loved ones free as easily as possible. The chapter of Georgia law devoted to bail is pretty dense. Let’s see if we can offer you a comprehensive summary of it in less than […]
If someone you know just called you asking for bail, your head is probably full of questions about how bail works. One of the most pressing questions in your mind: “How long will it take to get my loved one out of jail?”
When you choose purchasing a bail bond over going to the jail to […]
Bail bonds are meant to guarantee to the court that a suspect will appear at his or her scheduled court date. So what happened if you are a co-signer for a friend‘s or relative’s bond and that person misses court? Do you have to pay the full value of the bail?
Well, should this unfortunate scenario […]
In the state of Georgia, even a first time DUI charge is a criminal offense and can result in jail time. Because many offenders have never been arrested before, getting a bond and arranging a schedule with the courts can be as confusing as it is nerve-wracking. Let us offer some tips on managing a […]