5 Legal Terms You Should Know

5 Legal Terms You Should Know

Many people who have no personal experiences with the judicial system are ill-equipped to follow along with the terminology used. Not being familiar with legal jargon can add a whole new layer of stress while you post a bail bond to get out of jail, appear at court...
The Beginnings of Bail and its Reform

The Beginnings of Bail and its Reform

As a result of California’s recent bail reform, many people are taking a closer look at the judicial system as it relates to bail bonds and the release of defendants pretrial. Although bail reformation is a complex subject with hugely impactful outcomes on either side...
Can You Bail Yourself Out of Jail?

Can You Bail Yourself Out of Jail?

At Frank Calabrettta’s Bail House we not only help clients obtain bail bonds in their time of need, we also help people and their families understand the legal system so they can make the best decisions. Some of the most common questions we get asked by our clients...
Bail vs Bond: What is the Difference?

Bail vs Bond: What is the Difference?

In the context of someone being lawfully detained, the terms “bail” and “bond” are closely related. Both terms refer to a defendant putting forth a financial backing on their promise to appear in court for their ordered court dates, as a requirement for the...
How to Bail Someone out of Jail in California

How to Bail Someone out of Jail in California

It can be a confusing and emotional time when someone has been arrested. If you would like to bail a family member or friend out of jail it is important to understand how the bail process works and the implications of posting bail. In this article we will cover the...