What Happens if You Bond Someone Out and That Person Flees?
Posted 11/13/2014 by Mark Miclette
In the chaos of an arrest it is easy to get caught up in the moment and race to bail someone out of jail. Bonding someone out is not hard to do, but if that person doesn’t show up in court when ordered to do so, your life could become very difficult....
How Does a Bail Bond Process Work?
Posted 10/8/2014 by Mark Miclette
Many states allow defendants to be released from jail to wait for court by paying a percentage of the total bond amount. Percentages range from 10 to 20 percent depending on state law. Understand how the process works to help someone who’s been arres...
Four Good Reasons to Bail Him Out of Jail
Posted 4/2/2014 by Mark Miclette
He is in jail and you are angry. It is tempting to leave him there, but if you are sure he will appear in court on time if he is released, there are four good reasons to bail him out:
He can work. If you depended on his income before he got arres...