Can my husband andI go out of town for the weekend while he is on bond?

Asked on March 5, 2012 under Criminal Law, Florida

Answers:

Kevin Bessant / Law Office of Kevin Bessant & Associates

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Bond restrictions are generally given by the judge or magistrate at the time your husband was arraigned. Typically, the judge or magistrate will state on your husband's bond paperwork whether or not he is able to leave the state. The best way to be certain is contact your husband's defense attorney (if he has one), or contact the court to determine if your husband is restricted from leaving the state. In most non-violent criminal cases, this is never an issue if the person is not considered a flight risk.

 


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