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 ...

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://www.enotes.com/homework-help/what-purpose-preliminary-hearing-describe-203255

I would say that there are two purposes for bail -- one that is meant to be of help to the defendant and one that is meant to help the state. When a person is ...

https://www.aclu-wa.org/blog/why-bail-matters

Jun 17, 2010 ... Thanks to TV crime shows, we all more or less know what bail is—a person who has been arrested can give a certain amount of money to the ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bail

Bail is a set of pre-trial restrictions that are imposed on a suspect to ensure that they comply .... The first of two known exceptions was that the defendant would not willingly ... Police bail may be subject to conditions for the following purposes: .

https://law.jrank.org/pages/556/Bail-purposes-bail-or-pretrial-release-decision.html

The two principal aims, to ensure a defendant's appearance in court and to ... of bail reform argued that the only constitutionally acceptable purpose of bail was ...

https://www.alrc.gov.au/publications/10.%20Bail%20and%20Family%20Violence/description-and-purpose-bail

10.3 Bail is a decision on the liberty or otherwise of the accused, between the time of arrest and verdict.[2] Bail is, in theory, 'process-oriented', aiming to ensure  ...

https://www.heritage.org/courts/report/the-history-cash-bail

Aug 25, 2017 ... The Eighth Amendment Bail Clause prohibits bail that is excessive—without regard to whether it is unaffordable. The fundamental purpose of ...

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 appearance in ...

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

Jul 31, 2017 ... In the mid-1960s, the state of federal bail troubled Congress for two ... noncapital cases, the principal purpose of bail is to assure that the ...