Example of Judge Denying Bail, No Abuse of Discretion

When can a judge deny a defendant the right to post bail to be released from jail prior to a case being resolved? As the following article explains, besides in cases of capital murder, the judge must find by “clear and convincing evidence that there is a substantial likelihood that the person’s release would result in great bodily harm to others.” What does this mean? What are some examples of a judge finding this? To read about a case where a judge found this to exist, please click on the following link – https://www.greghillassociates.com/example-of-judge-denying-bail-no-abuse-of-discretion.html

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