https://www.brickdonlaw.com/blog/2015/july/what-is-the-purpose-of-bail-/

Jul 20, 2015 ... Bail is an amount of money that is paid by a defendant in exchange for their release from custody pending a trial. The purpose of bail is to ...

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Jan 18, 2012 ... sentence is when an offender serves one sentence after another is ..... Bail serves two purposes: One is to help ensure the reappearance of the ...

http://blog.justicepolicy.org/2012/09/what-is-purpose-of-bail.html

Sep 27, 2012 ... Let's clear something up right away: Bail and money bail are not the same ... over and over again was this: Bail is supposed to do two things.

https://criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-legal-help/bail-bonds.html

And if you're unlucky enough arrive in one your first concern is getting out as quickly as possible. But how? Learn more about the bail and bond procedure, and ...

https://fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R40221.pdf

Jul 31, 2017 ... In the mid-1960s, the state of federal bail troubled Congress for two reasons. First ... noncapital cases, the principal purpose of bail is to assure that the .... of a defense, and serves to prevent the infliction of punishment prior to ...

https://www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/blogs/stateline/2017/03/01/locked-up-is-cash-bail-on-the-way-out

Mar 1, 2017 ... Increasingly, states are reevaluating the purpose of cash bail and are ... Bail is set to serve two purposes: to guarantee that defendants show up ...

http://www.ncsl.org/research/civil-and-criminal-justice/bail-and-pretrial-release-a-q-and-a.aspx

A discussion of pretrial release and bail. ... court-ordered supervision is the most effective means of achieving the two purposes of bail: ensure ... long established laws and regulations by which it serves both its clients and the courts, which in a  ...

http://www.ncsl.org/research/civil-and-criminal-justice/bail-forfeiture-procedures.aspx

Jun 28, 2018 ... States' objectives on the purpose of bail vary, but common purposes include securing defendant's appearance at court, preventing new crimes ...

https://www.lawyers.com/legal-info/criminal/criminal-law-basics/initial-appearance-in-court-after-an-arrest.html

Purpose of Initial Appearance. The initial appearance serves two purposes. ... The judge may also set dates for further appearances, and if considering bail (or  ...

https://www.investopedia.com/terms/b/bail-bond.asp

4 days ago ... A bail bond is an agreement by a defendant to appear for trial or forfeit ... The bail bond serves as surety that the defendant will appear for trial.