Blog Posts – ACLU of Ohio

  • 12.12.17

    A Brief History of Cash Bail

    When you think of the term “bail” do you tend to visualize bond agents, bounty hunters, and flashing neon signs with names like ABC Bonds, A-1 Bonds, EZ Bonds? That’s what we thought.

    The reason you likely think this way is because that’s what you’ve been taught to think by what you’ve seen or heard about the American bail process.