What You Should Know About Bail Jumping

When you’ve gained your freedom after an arrest through bail, it may be tempting to just escape. However, do not yield into such temptation because the consequences may be worse than when you simply comply with the law. Bail Jumping Defined Bail jumping happens when a defendant purposely fails to attend court hearings after settling … Continue reading What You Should Know About Bail Jumping

Temporarily Free: Understand the World of Jails, Bail, and Bail Bonds

Before being proven of guilt or innocence, a person under suspicion must stay under arrest until the day of the trial. The law, however, grants those accused of crimes with temporary freedom if they are able to post a determined amount of bail, given that they show up whenever the court calls for them. Under … Continue reading Temporarily Free: Understand the World of Jails, Bail, and Bail Bonds