Jackson Clarion Ledger
Lawmakers hear from bail bond agents
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Mississippi Department of Insurance officials said that roughly $1.8 million is owed to courts in cities and counties across the state due to forfeiture of bail bonds dating back seven years during a hearing Monday on one of the bills the department is
Probe into prostitution, drugs among Miss. bail agentsHattiesburg American

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Editorial: Reforming bail bonds a must for a Connecticut Second Chance Society
New Haven Register
He plans to introduce legislation in the next session that will prohibit a judge from setting a money bail for anyone charged with a misdemeanor — with a few exceptions. The proposed legislation would give a judge discretion to impose a cash bond on …