Weighing Pros And Cons Of Cash Vs. Bail Bonds

By spiralmode

When a person is granted bail, they have two ways of paying for it: a cash bond or a bail bond. Here, we weigh both concepts: Cash Bond Pay whole bail amount up-front; entire amount must be paid before defendant can be released. There is no third party to deal with. There is less paperwork…

What Is a Search Warrant, and When Is It Needed

By spiralmode

If the police, while investigating a criminal matter, need to look through your property and belongings, they will often need a search warrant, unless you freely grant them permission to search. To get a search warrant, they will approach a judge and explain why a search warrant is necessary, e.g., reasonable suspicion that you have…

Drinking and Driving Is Never a Good Idea

By spiralmode

There will never be too many warnings against drinking and driving because, even though we are constantly reminded of this message, people do it anyway. They think they are good at driving, even while under the influence. That they will not get into an accident, or they won’t be pulled over. People continue to drive…