GENERAL ORDER NO. 18.8B. - Procedures for bail hearings and pretrial release in misdemeanor cases, effective date

The court having received insufficient funding from the county to provide sufficient staff to effectively and fairly implement the court's General Order No. 18.8A(1)(b), enforcement of sections 2, 3, and 12 of said order, to the extent those provisions apply to misdemeanors, is hereby suspended until further order of the court. Nothing in this order shall be interpreted to prevent Pretrial Services from reminding defendants in misdemeanor cases of their court dates by any appropriate and reliable means.

Dated this 29th day of December, 2017.




                                                                                                               Timothy C. Evans

                                                                                                                 Chief Judge

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