§ 35-33-9-0.5 Inapplicable law
§ 35-33-9-1 Discretion of court; excepted felonies
§ 35-33-9-2 Petition; filing
§ 35-33-9-3 Bond; conditions of undertaking
§ 35-33-9-4 Amount; order; surrender by surety and recommitment; failure to comply
§ 35-33-9-5 Stay of judgment; commencement of sentence upon surrender; prior time credit
§ 35-33-9-6 Penalty of fine only; stay
§ 35-33-9-8 Credit card service fee

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 35 > Article 33 > Chapter 9

  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attorney: includes a counselor or other person authorized to appear and represent a party in an action or special proceeding. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Judgment: means all final orders, decrees, and determinations in an action and all orders upon which executions may issue. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.