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Q: What possible reasons could a nonviolent offender be denied Bond in Raleigh North Carolina.

The offender does have an extensive criminal record (non-violent). He is a felon and was charged with firearm by felon along with other drug charges last year. He still does not have a bond.

Scott Lippert
Scott Lippert
answered on Mar 28, 2022

Without all the details it is hard to know. There are provisions in NC state law that allow for a "no-bond" to be set for defendants charged with drug trafficking, especially if there are multiple drug trafficking offenses pending against the defendant. In most instances, no-bond is a... View More

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