What happens if you get arrested while a case is pending? you can't make bond, how long do you go to jail? what are best opt?

Asked almost 2 years ago - Bellingham, MA

one was an arrest for brother calling cops and one was a dui

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  1. Patrick T. Donovan

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    Answered . If you are arrested for a new crime while your case is pending your previous bail can be revoked and you can be held with bail for up to sixty days without bail. If your bail is not revoked, and it is just the case of not being able to post bail you can appeal your bail to Superior. There they can either raise it, lower it, or keep it the same. If you are held on bail it will count for time but only on the case where you can't make the bail .

  2. Henry Lebensbaum

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    Answered . Depends on your terms of release, in part.


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