Legal Question in Criminal Law in Texas

what is -Bond Forfeiture-Alias Capias Issued if Motion Overruled by a court

Asked on 4/29/13, 5:20 pm

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Cynthia Henley Cynthia Henley, Lawyer
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Bond forfeiture - means the person did not show up to court so the bond is forfeited.

Alias Capias generally means that the person owes money - like a fine and / or court costs but the case is disposed of (which generally does not mean that they can be bond forfeited.)

No telling - this is some clerk's input on what they think was said in court.

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Answered on 4/30/13, 11:44 am


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