Reasonable Doubt: Bail can cost you

behind barsYou’re all familiar with the term bail. But what exactly is it? When do you get it? What do you have to do to get it? People need bail when they are arrested, charged, and held in custody in situations where the police want to keep them in jail until trial. Bail gets you out of jail until trial, but depending on who you are and what the charges are, the freedom bail provides comes with a price.