Maine Revised Statutes

§1096. Grounds for revocation of preconviction bail

A preconviction bail order of a bail commissioner may be revoked by any judge or justice, and a preconviction bail order of a judge or justice may be revoked by any judge or justice of the same court, upon a determination made after notice and opportunity for hearing that: [2005, c. 449, §3 (AMD).]

1. Probable cause.  Probable cause exists to believe that the defendant has committed a new crime following the setting of preconviction bail; or
[ 1995, c. 356, §19 (NEW) .]
2. Clear and convincing evidence.  Clear and convincing evidence exists that the defendant has failed to appear as required or has violated any other condition of the preconviction bail.
[ 1995, c. 356, §19 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1995, c. 356, §19 (NEW). 2005, c. 449, §3 (AMD).