My boyfriend was put in jail for theft. I bailed him out a few short hours after he was put in Rutherford County jail. He has a hold on him in Alabama. He has charges in Alabama also. They say Alabama has ten business days to come and pick him up or he gets released. We are now at day nine and have heard nothing. I have already had a lawyer figure out his bond in Alabama for me so I'm ready when the time comes. Can they legally hold him longer than the ten days if I have bailed him out? He has a court date set for May 2.
Criminal Defense Attorney
If he has a hold they can hold him until Rutherford County gets confirmation that Alabama is or isn't going to come get him. I have seen it take 30 days in some cases.
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