Asked in Criminal Law for Wisconsin

Q: If I dont except the district attorneys deal can I be charged with bail jumping?

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Michael Hayes
Michael Hayes
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Licensed in Wisconsin

A: No. The conditions of bail are not violated by declining to accept an offer made by the District Attorney. You have the right to fight the case, which includes having motion hearings and a jury trial. You have the absolute right to advise the District Attorney that you are rejecting the offer.

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