California Lawmakers To Vote On Doing Away With Bail SystemThe proposed bill seeks to help defendants who can't afford bail.
Murder Suspect Posts $35M Bail, Upsetting Victim's Family A Chinese real estate scion charged with orchestrating the murder of her children's father was released from a San Francisco Bay Area jail after posting $35 million bail, a highly unusual financial transaction that startled and angered the victim's family and friends.
American Held In Iran Released On Bail Amid 18-Year SentenceAn Iranian-American serving an 18-year prison sentence in Iran for "collaboration with a hostile government" has been released on bail after staging a weeks-long hunger strike protesting his imprisonment alongside other dual nationals targeted by hard-liners, activists said Monday.
California May Not Require Bail For Most Criminal SuspectsCalifornia could dramatically change the way it pressures criminal defendants to show up for court.
Bail Set At $500K For Roseville Mother Accused In Daughter's Death Bail is set at $500,000 for a Roseville mom charged with child abuse in connection with the death of her two-year-old daughter.
Judge Raises Bail In Murder Case Involving Former Stanislaus Co. DeputyA former Stanislaus County Sheriff's detective accused of murder has one week to come up with $1 million bail or go to jail.
Bank Card Skimming Suspects Appear In CourtTwo men accused of installing a card reader on an exterior ATM in Citrus Heights were in court Monday.
Bail Set At $5M In Granddaugher Kidnapping CaseA judge has set bail at $5 million for a woman accused of kidnapping her 4-month-old granddaughter from her son's Northern California home and then taking a cab 350 miles to her home in Los Angeles County.