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bail bond

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1. (Law) a document in which a prisoner and one or more sureties guarantee that the prisoner will attend the court hearing of the charge against him if he is released on bail
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Noun1.bail bond - (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trialbail bond - (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial; "the judge set bail at $10,000"; "a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman"
criminal law - the body of law dealing with crimes and their punishment
recognisance, recognizance - (law) a security entered into before a court with a condition to perform some act required by law; on failure to perform that act a sum is forfeited
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LAHORE, February 12, 2011 (Frontier Star): Lahore High Court (LHC) while granting bail to 6 accused including Habib Ullah Warraich in NICL case and has ordered them to deposit bail bonds and sureties of Rs 2 million each.
RAWALPINDI, December 21, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Judge Mohammad Tariq Abbasi of Accountability Court (AC) had rejected plea submitted by interior minister A Rehman Malik for depositing bail bonds besides issuing directives that interior minister and co-accused Muhammad Sajjad should appear in the court in person on next hearing fixed on January, 2.
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RAWALPINDI, December 21, 2009 (Frontier Star ): Judge Mohammad Tariq Abbasi of Accountability Court (AC) had rejected plea submitted by interior minister A Rehman Malik for depositing bail bonds besides issuing directives that interior minister and co-accused Muhammad Sajjad should appear in the court in person on next hearing fixed on January, 2.
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