Right to pre-trial release

Description
Grants individuals who have been arrested and charged with a crime the right to be released from custody until the time of their trial. This may require paying the court a sum of money to be repaid at the time of the trial, or other conditions for release.

Categories
Rights and Duties

Keywords
accused; bail; criminal procedure

Survey Questions
Does the constitution provide for the right/possibility of pre-trial release?

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