The bill will require defendants accused of violent crimes to pay cash for their bail. ...

Senate Bill 6 could make changes to the Texas legal process – KAGSTV.com

The bill will require defendants accused of violent crimes to pay cash for their bail. BRYAN, Texas — On Tuesday, several experts weighed in on how a new State law could potentially affect the legal process in Texas regarding trial proceedings. Senate Bill 6 suspends the option for personal bonds for those accused of a violent crime. Meaning if a person appeared in court and could make their set bail to be released, they would either pay a cash bond or pay a percentage to a Bail Bond business. Options like ankle monitors would not qualify as an option for …

 

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