What Happens in a Bond Hearing?
Last Updated Mar 25, 2020 5:48:24 AM ET
During a bond hearing, the person who was arrested is informed of the charges against them and it is determined if they are eligible for bond. This type of hearing is also called a first appearance hearing or a bail bond hearing.
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