Category Archives: Bail

Sweet Release: Alternatives to Incarceration

By Dan Portnov Last week convicted and newly accused sex offender Jeffrey Epstein was found injured in his cell in the Metropolitan Correctional Center (MCC), while awaiting his trial. This came shortly after his attorneys lost their bid to have … Continue reading

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Will I Be Free on Bail Pending Appeal? For Governor McDonnell, the Answer Is Yes

When you lose at trial in a white-collar case (read: most of the time), one of your client’s first questions will be, “will I stay out of prison while we appeal?” This is one time when a white-collar defendant usually … Continue reading

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