Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Jail Trouble? The Process of Getting Bail Bonds around Los Angeles
One of the greatest fears of a human being is to spend time locked up inside a jail cell. No matter the length of time, most end up shuddering at the mere thought of sleeping behind bars, even just for a day. Fortunately, the country’s legal system has given some consideration on the type of people that should be locked up in jail until their trial, and which types are granted a temporary reprieve by giving the defendant a chance to post bail. At the moment, the Los Angeles legal system is still one of the many states that accept bail bonds as a form of guarantee. Bail bonds act as a surety that the agency will shoulder the entire amount of the bail if their client fails to keep his bail terms (i.e. keeping his/her court date).