Bail for Traffic Trials Illegal: Chief Justice

Bail for Traffic Trials Illegal: Chief Justice

Demanding bail for traffic trials happens all across California.

Let’s say you get a ticket for running a stop sign, but you know you didn’t to it. You go to court and ask the clerk or judge for a trial so you can put the officer to their proof. In most California courts, you will be asked to post “bail” before they will give you your day in court.

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