Q: I did not have a preliminary hearing,and I did not get out on bond. Is this a violation of my right
A: We would need to know a little bit more about your circumstances to give an opinion. Under Georgia law, a preliminary hearing is required in some situations, and sometimes it not not. Likewise, there are circumstances where you would be entitled to a bond in your case, and others where there would be no right. Details like why you were arrested, whether you had any holds placed on your release by other agencies, how your case was resolved, etc. would be necessary to know before anyone could give an opinion as to whether your rights may have been violated.
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