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In many ways, an Immigration Bond is similar to a “Bail Bond”.  An Immigration Bond will secure the release of an undocumented person from immigration custody with the guarantee that the conditions of the Immigration Bond are met.  The United States Department of Homeland Security (aka DHS) through the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) are …

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Ringing in 2021 will be different than any New Year’s we have ever experienced. Most people are looking forward to pushing 2020 out the door. Most people will celebrate the start of the new, and hopefully, better year in a calmer way because of the coronavirus pandemic. Celebrating Amid Rise in Covid This year  Covid-19 …

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Growing up, we were always taught to be on the right side and avoid trouble. Sometimes, as much as we try to be on the right side, we may still find ourselves in tight spots. For most people, being arrested is quite scary, and they do everything to avoid it, at all costs. When you …

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When you are arrested, being locked up in jail until the court date is the last thing you want. Jail time can also be a tedious waiting process. Defendants (the accused) have the chance to be released from jail until they can appear in court. Your attorney can request a hearing to negotiate the terms …

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There’s no sugarcoating it: When a loved one goes to prison or jail, it’ll almost certainly disrupt a number of lives. Not only will they essentially need to put their life on hold, but their arrest and sentencing will also cause upheaval in your life, as well. If you and your loved one are responsible …

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The holidays are supposed to be a time when you gather with family, spend time with friends and enjoy some much-needed downtime from work. If someone you care for happens to get arrested over the holiday, the pumpkin pie you ate may start to feel more like a brick.  There Will Be Delays If you’ve …

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The flu regularly spreads through prisons and jails in the US for many of the same reasons that COVID-19 does. They pack vulnerable people in close quarters, with limited access to soap or other ways to protect themselves. Handling a single outbreak is already a struggle in these places, which often don’t do enough to …

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One very often used tool in the law enforcement tool box is the power to intimidate citizens into voluntarily giving up their rights, usually without even realizing they are doing it. Most people, when confronted by police, experience a nervous discomfort. This can lead them to act in an overly compliant manner because they fear …

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Without much knowledge of the legal system, it might feel impossible to know what your bail amount will be. There is a system used by judges to determine whether or not a defendant is eligible for bail, as well as setting their bail price. Here are the things judges take into account when deciding on …

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