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bondsman

n. 1) someone who sells bail bonds. 2) a surety (guarantor or insurance company who/which provides bonds for performance. (See: bail bond, bond, bail bondsman)

See: captive

bondsman

a person bound by bond to act as SURETY for another.
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Ozdemir was released without paying anything because of a practice known as "undercutting," where competition between bondsmen drives them to offer lower rates and better deals on financing.
The sacred circle, in the form of the Ring Shout, was of supreme importance to bondsmen, and they performed it in a variety of contexts including bondsmen's funerals.
The bail bondsmen described by Davis (1984) are one example.
15) The commercial bail bond system that replaced the English personal surety system required bondsmen to employ bounty hunters to recapture bail skippers.
And, God's own truth, I promised in that evanescent instant that she and I, George and Mattie - all the bondsmen in Cripplegate's quarters and abroad - would grow old in the skins of free man.
Work requiring high levels of skill (forgeman, teamster, carpenter, and the like) as well as menial unskilled labor, was performed exclusively by black bondsmen.
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Viewers watch Leonard talking to police officers, probation officials, judges, bail bondsmen, and lawyers and observing them on the job so as to get the feel for how they function.
Under the contract, PSI will be responsible for test development for 12 producer categories, 6 adjuster categories, appraisers, surplus lines brokers, and bail bondsmen.
49th Street Bail Bonds office offers experienced and knowledgeable bail bondsmen who are ready to provide assistance to consumers that have been arrested and are in need of being bailed out of jail.
Garza Bail Bondsmen Work Fast to Secure Release from Jail