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AGO Opinions with Topic: RIGHT OF SHERIFF TO GO BEHIND JUSTICE OF THE PEACE'S APPROVAL OF BAIL BOND FOR PURPOSE OF EXAMINING SUFFICIENCY OF SURETIES
AGO 1955 No. 50 >  March 31, 1955
BAIL - RIGHT OF SHERIFF TO GO BEHIND JUSTICE OF THE PEACE'S APPROVAL OF BAIL BOND FOR PURPOSE OF EXAMINING SUFFICIENCY OF SURETIES
BAIL ‑- RIGHT OF SHERIFF TO GO BEHIND JUSTICE OF THE PEACE'S APPROVAL OF BAIL BOND FOR PURPOSE OF EXAMINING SUFFICIENCY OF SURETIES 1. The justice of the peace issuing a warrant is the proper justice of the peace to approve the bail bond fixed by him. 2. A sheriff has no authority to examine a recognizance as to its sufficiency which has been approved by the justice of the peace fixing the bail.
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