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Four years ago in 2016, Californian voters chose to legalize the recreational use of marijuana by passing Proposition 64. After the passing of this proposition, the state worked on creating new laws to regulate marijuana usage. These laws were then enacted over the next few...

When people are dealing with bail for the first time, many are facing a lot of unknowns. One unknown that can confuse people is the concept of co-signers. This isn't a term people use daily, so what does it mean? When it comes to posting bail...

When you find out that a loved one has been arrested, you want to get him or her out of jail. Unfortunately, bail is very expensive here in California, costing several thousands of dollars on average. Despite their best attempts, most people can’t afford to...

In the modern age, people are always being reminded of different ways to be safe while traversing the internet. A person never knows what they will run into online or what private information they may be risking. While the majority of the most popular websites...

The state of California has been a leader in gun control laws for a while now, and for good reason. In the wrong hands, guns can cause a lot of damage, which is why they need to be treated with the proper respect. That respect...

As people are forced to stay within their homes, many previously easy tasks have become a little more difficult and stressful. For instance, going grocery shopping is now a much bigger chore than it was a few months ago. One particular task that remains completely...

A person can have a whole lot of questions when they find out that a loved one was arrested. Sometimes, people may not even know why their friend or family member was arrested in the first place. All they know is that they got a...

Here at Bail Bonds in Contra Costa, we have learned that most people have a whole lot of questions about bail and how it works. Luckily for our clients, our bail agents are more than capable of answering any questions about the bail process. In fact,...

The world is in a state of crisis as the COVID-19, Coronavirus pandemic takes root everywhere. This has led to governments ordering non-essential businesses to temporarily shut down and forcing entire communities to lockdown. People are only allowed to leave their homes for essential trips,...

There is no denying that the last month has been a stressful one for everyone. A pandemic like this hasn’t been experienced in a long time. Most people weren’t prepared for a disaster like this, which has caused a lot of panic and stress for...

As the world practically shuts down in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are now finding themselves stuck at home. For some, this time away from work can be very welcoming. However, for others, not making any money is very stressful. Millions of people...

Despite what television shows tell people, getting assigned bail after an arrest isn’t always a guarantee. There are plenty of instances where a bail can be denied, meaning that a person is stuck in jail until the end of their trial. This leads people to...

People have a lot of questions about bailing someone out of jail. One of the most common ones is how long does it take for someone to be released. After all, nobody wants someone that they care about to sit in a jail cell for...

Despite the obvious health concerns that come with smoking, there are still a lot of smokers out there in the world. An estimated 42.1 million people in the United States are smokers. This averages out to roughly 18% of all adults over the age of...

Whenever an emergency strikes, people are bound to panic. This is only natural as systems that people have been able to rely on for their day to day lives begin to shut down. This is exactly what is happening as the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic spreads...