bail bond


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bail bond

n
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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Salvador said the NBI would coordinate with the RTC in Cebu City to determine if there was a need to arrest the persons released through dubious bail bonds.
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It has also set the following conditions to Ressa: That her travel itinerary be limited to places stated in her motion That she posts a bond of P500,000 for all travels That she gives written advice to the court within 24 hours from her return to the country Ressa's camp, however, contested the imposed bail bond. They pointed out that the amount was five times more than the bail she had paid, and implored the court to consider that Ressa sought to be allowed to travel from the Court of Appeals and a Pasig courtwhere she is facing tax-related casesand was imposed of a travel bond of P50,000.
"BDBB's efforts to collect premiums, which as an unlicensed bail bond company they were not legally entitled to collect, is the height of exploitation of the criminal justice system and causes people who are already struggling to fall even further below the poverty line,"Kristen Clarke, president and executive director of the Lawyers' Committee, said.
"The forfeiture of Marcos' bail bond quashed her temporary liberty and justifies her arrest and detention pending the restoration of her bail bond or her posting of a new one subject to the discretion of the Sandiganbayan" said Lagman.
Justice Nyako also ordered that the N100 million bail bond should be converted into cash and deposited with the registrar of the court.
The Governor also announced that DFS and DOS will provide and educate consumers on a new bail bond "bill of rights" to help New Yorkers better understand the bail bond system and their rights under that system.
In working toward meaningful reforms, Whitmire said any support is welcome to overcome the powerful bail bond industry which he blames for his bill's demise last session.
New Delhi (India), Dec 20 ( ANI ): A Delhi court on Wednesday granted bail to former Air Marshal Jaspal Singh Gujral on a bail bond of Rs 2 lakhs in the AgustaWestland case.
Actor Salman Khan may appear before the court of the District and Sessions Judge in Jodhpur on Thursday for verification of bail bonds submitted by him in a case of illegal possession of arms that he allegedly used to kill black bucks in 1998.