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Believe it or not, California has some of the strictest laws when it comes to pet ownership. For example, one cannot own a tiger in California, but can you believe it is legal to own one in other states? There are even some cute and...

On average, bail amounts equate to roughly $10,000. If you think this is expensive, you ought to check out some of the most expensive bail in U.S. history: Raj Rajaratnam, $100 million bail. He was involved in a $20 million insider-trading scheme. Bernie Madoff, $10 million bail....

In each state, judges are responsible for setting bail amounts for arrested people. This is called a “bail schedule” and each bail price is based on the severity of the crime. When it comes to bail set for every individual, the price will also be...

When you get that phone call from a loved one inside jail telling you they need help to meet bail, your heart sinks, your temper rises, and your stress elevates. Where do you start to get this money to pay for bail? The answer is...

There are hundreds of bail bond companies throughout the state of California, but not all are considered to be among the best. Some companies charge extra fees, some companies are not as responsive, some companies simply do not put their clients first. At Martinez Bail...

If you get a call from someone in jail, it probably means he or she is seeking your help to bail him or her out. They are desperate and remorseful for their actions, ready to face consequences, and will be so grateful for you to...

Fire up the grill! Summer is all about barbecues and get-togethers. We all love a good afternoon and evening but we hate it when someone has to call 9-1-1 because of misuse of the grill. So to avoid that trouble and to ensure a good...