On the letter it says the court has set bail at $150. So do I just show up Monday with the $150 and get a court date or will I be arrested and booked for having a warrant? I cant find anything online about this for Maine. If bail is already pre determined I wont see jail time right?
The court likely set bail equal to the amount of restitution. Restitution is paid at the District Attorney's Office. I would go pay the restitution, obtain proof of the payment, present it to the court, and request recall of the warrant. Payment of restitution must be by money order or bank check.
It depends on if your local court has a judge that day and/or it is one of their criminal days. If you pay off the restitution in full at the DA's office and present that receipt to the Court, I wouldn't think they would arrest you and just recall the warrant. If you appear at Court with anything less than full payment, it is likely you will be arrested until a judge can see you and reset a payment plan for you. If a judge is sitting that day, you will likely get seen that same day. If there is no judge you may have to wait until the next day.
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