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What happens if you dont go to court and your out on bail?

Oakland, CA |

my friend is out on bail and he wants to skip his court date because he is scared they are going to remand him. what happens if he does? i think he is on probation witch is why i think he is scared of going back. so what happens if he doesnt show. do they give him more time?

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  1. If he fails to appear his bail gets immediately revoked, a warrant issues for his arrest and he will eventually be picked up. When that happens he won't be released on bail again.

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