Do You Have a Right to Reasonable Bail?

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If you have been arrested for a state of Florida offense you are entitled to a bond hearing. You may be eligible for release on your own personal recognizance or on bail. If bail is set too high, you may ask for a reduction of bail. What Does Personal Recognizance Mean? Personal recognizance means the […]

How Do I Get A Reasonable Bail or Bond?

Federal Bail Bond Hearing Tampa Florida

How Do I Get A Reasonable Bail or Bond? If you have been arrested for a state of Florida offense you are entitled to a bond hearing.  You may be eligible for release on your own recognizance or in the alternative, reduction of bail. Why should I contact a Tampa Criminal Defense Attorney? Florida law […]

Federal Detention Hearing (Bail-Bond)

Federal Bail Bond Hearing Tampa Florida

Federal Detention Hearing (Bail-Bond) – by Your Tampa Criminal Defense Attorney, Daniel J. Fernandez If you have been arrested for a federal offense you are entitled to a detention hearing. At a detention hearing, the Government bears the burden of establishing that no condition or combination of conditions of release will reasonably assure appearance of […]

Release on Bail or Bond

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Release on Bail or Bond – by Your Tampa Criminal Defense Attorney, Daniel J. Fernandez If you have been arrested for a state of Florida offense you are entitled to a bond hearing.  You may be eligible for release on your own recognizance or in the alternative, reduction of bail. Florida law provides that “every […]

What to Expect After You Bond Out of Jail on a Criminal Charge

What to Expect After You Bond Out of Jail on a Criminal Charge Once you are arrested and transported to jail you likely be entitled to be released on bail. The arresting officer will prepare a report. He will submit the report to the state attorney who will review the report and decide 1) to […]