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surrender to bail

Definition of surrender to bail in English:

Law Duly appear in court after release on bail.
Example sentences
  • The youngsters also had violent histories with one having previous convictions for battery, assault, and assault with actual bodily harm and the other having convictions for battery, affray and failing to surrender to bail.
  • A 16-year-old youth, alleged to have been involved in the robbery, has not surrendered to bail and is being sought.
  • He was also convicted of failing to surrender to bail.
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