What is considered excessive bail for 2nd degree domestic assault how can I get bond lowered

Asked almost 5 years ago - Jefferson City, MO

For a charge of 2nd degree domestic assault ( C felony) and 2nd degree property damage (B misdemeanor) wouldn't a bond of $75,000 be excessive? Also do the bondsmen have any way of helping get a bond lowered?

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a motion for bond reduction was givin and denied. this is state court. a c felony.

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  1. Edward Jerome Blum

    Contributor Level 16

    Answered . I can't answer as to what is excessive, but the way to get bail lowered is to do a motion to reduce bail. There are US Supreme Court cases that are highly favorable to the reduction of bail to an amount you can afford.

    Edward J. Blum

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