Hawaii Bail Bonds

American Surety Company does have coverage in Hawaii with the ability to post Hawaii bail bonds on any of the islands.

Note:  Premium must be charged in accordance with the filed rate.  See below for filed rate and forfeiture laws.

 

 

 

 

 

Filed Rates (Premium must be charged in accordance with ASC-USI filed rates for this state.)

Premium Rate:  10%

Minimum Premium:  $50

Federal Rate:  10%

 

 

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Case Law

  • In re Extradition of Chapman, 2006 WL 3026241 (D.Hawaii October 26, 2006)

    In re Extradition of Chapman, 2006 WL 3026241 (D.Hawaii October 26, 2006) granted bail to three recovery agents (“Dog The Bounty Hunter” and two of h...

  • State v. Diaz

     In State v. Diaz, Case No. 30324 (Haw.App. April 30, 2012) the defendant posted a $1,000 cash bond.  He failed to appear on August 9, 2004...

  • State v. Chosa

    This is an odd case where surety files a motion saying defendant will appear in court. Defendant does not appear in court. Court ruled in favor of the state.

  • State v. Diaz

    lack of jurisdiction

  • State v. Liupaono

    forfeiture set aside

  • State v. Mezurashi, 2008 WL 4899435 (Hawaii App. November 12, 2008)

    State v. Mezurashi, 2008 WL 4899435 (Hawaii App. November 12, 2008) dismissed the surety's untimely appeal from an order denying its motion to set as...

  • State v. Moevao

    Surety filed a motion after time lapsed. Court ruled against surety.

  • State v. Pasion

    Surety failed to file a motion timely.

  • State v. Pasion

    Surety failed to timely file motion to show cause why bond should not be forfeited.

  • State v. Pasion

    Surety failed to timely file motion for relief.

  • State v. Tierney

    Dismissed the defendant’s appeal from the trial court’s order denying his motion to return his bond. The appeal was not filed within the 30 day period allowed for a civil appeal.

  • State v. Vaimili

     In State v. Vaimili, Case No. 12-34 (Ha.App. April 26, 2013) the defendant was recovered and returned to court almost a year and a half after h...

  • State v. Vaimili

    Case dismissed as untimely.

  • State v. Villanueva

     In State v. Villanueva, Case No. 30100 (Ha. App. April 3, 2012) the defendant failed to appear, the court entered a judgment forfeiting the bon...

  • State v.Domingo

    In State v. Domingo, 2012 WL 745009 (Ha.App. March 7, 2012) the Court held that the trial court did not abuse its discretion in denying the surety&rs...

  • State v.Mattos

    State v. Mattos, 2012 WL 171608 (Ha.App. January 19, 2012) held that the surety had 30 days following receipt of notice that the defendant had failed...

  • State v.Mezurashi

     State v. Mezurashi, 2013 WL 2149684 (Ha.App. May 16, 2013); State v. Washington, 2013 WL 2149688 (Ha.App. May 16, 2013); and State v. Slavick, ...

  • Stave v. Diaz

    State v. Diaz, Case No. SCWC-30324 (Ha. October 18, 2012) reversed the Intermediate Court of Appeals decision reported at 2012 WL 1525032 (Haw.App. A...

 

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