1. Applicable Statutes. A. CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA 1976 ANNOTATED TITLE 38. INSURANCE CHAPTER 53. BAIL BONDSMEN AND RUNNERS. B. CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA 1976 ANNOTATED TITLE 17. CRIMINAL PROCEDURES CHAPTER 15. BAIL AND RECOGNIZANCES. 2. Licensing Requirements for Agents. A. CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA 1976 ANNOTATED TITLE 38. … Continue reading South Carolina Bail Laws
How does a bail hearing work? Bail exists solely to secure your presence at future court hearings. The bail hearing is always your first court appearance, after your arrest. A judge or other judicial official will be present at this hearing, along with the prosecutor. You always have the right to have an attorney with… Continue reading How Can I Prepare for My Bail Hearing?
Being arrested has more consequences than just the potential loss of freedom. There are financials to consider, too. For instance, if the judge allows for bail, you’ll need to pay for a bail bond to secure your freedom. The bail process can be confusing to those new to the experience. Useful Tips When Posting Bail… Continue reading Useful Tips When Posting Bail in South Carolina