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Written by attorney Jonathan Clark Baird | May 5, 2017

Federal Detention Hearing: Getting Out of Jail and Staying Out

This is a guide to federal detention hearings for defendants charged in federal criminal offenses. Federal court and federal bond decisions are very different than state court. Most federal courts don't even use cash bonds. So a defendant normally has 1 chance to out of jail when the case starts.

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