Texas Code of Criminal Procedure - CRIM P Art. 16.02. Examination postponed

The magistrate may at the request of either party postpone the examination to procure testimony;  but the accused shall in the meanwhile be detained in custody unless he give bail to be present from day to day before the magistrate until the examination is concluded, which he may do in all cases except murder and treason.


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