Category Archives: Bail Bonds

FAQ About Bail Bonds

Most of the American population doesn’t give a lot of thought to bail bonds—until or unless they or a family member have been accused of a crime. All of a sudden, they’re thrust into an unfamiliar world and need to make fast decisions with very little information. At Brazoria County Bail Bonds, we often get […]

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An Update: How Texas Bail Bonds Work

When you’re arrested, you may not have to await trial in jail. Texas bail bonds allow the accused to have a bail bonds agent post bail on their behalf. As long as the defendant shows up for all court proceedings, their bail will be returned and they’ll be able to stay out of jail pending […]

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Coronavirus vs. the Bail Bond System

More than 20,000 U.S. prisoners have tested positive for COVID-19, including some here in Brazoria County. As this is a result of the shared living spaces and population density of prisons, the common solution proposed is to reduce the number of people held in these facilities. When defendants are released rather than being required to […]

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Governor Abbott and No-Money Bonds During COVID-19

There is no doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has upset routines, and the court system is not immune. On March 29, Texas Governor Greg Abbott stripped judges of the discretion to grant personal recognizance bonds to defendants by signing a new emergency order. He issued the order due to concerns that violent offenders were being released […]

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What You Should Know About the Texas Bail Bond Hearing Process

Dealing with the legal system isn’t fun for anyone, no matter how cool and collected the attorneys on Law & Order look—and most defense attorneys are overworked and too busy to walk every client through the details of each process. This means that if you get arrested and need to attend a bail hearing, you […]

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