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Is $30000 excessive bail for a person who has an AGG ASSAULT W/DEADLY WEAPON charge? can the case be dropped because of it.?

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The weapon was a pole. He checked for a warrant three times and then two weeks later a warrant was issued.

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  1. Best answer

    No the case can not simply be dropped because of the bond amount. Many times the police conduct an investigation before they decide to ask the District Attorney's Office to take the charges. Harris County has a bond schedule. An attorney can ask for the bond to be lowered especially if it is above the bond schedule.
    http://www.justex.net/BailBondSchedule.aspx
    It does not seem excessive for the charge.

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  2. Does not sound at all excessive.

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  3. Does not sound excessive.

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  4. No, not for an agg assault.

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