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  • n  (law) a security entered into before a court with a condition to perform some act required by law; on failure to perform that act a sum is forfeited
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  • Bail denied for man involved in Missoula standoff
    MISSOULA - The man accused of causing a 20 hour SWAT standoff in north Missoula has been denied bail. Jason Kirchner sought to be released today on his own recognisance, but the Standing Master denied the request and continued the bond at $100,000.
    Nov. 1, 2013 - KAJ Flathead

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