Written by attorney Carter Collins Law | Feb 21, 2014

How to Defeat a Federal Motion for Pretrial Detention

If your client is charged with a federal crime, the United States Attorney's Office may seek pretrial detention or, put another way, oppose your client's release on bond. The magistrate court will set a detention hearing quickly. It is important to be prepared to defeat the government's motion.

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