Kentucky Constitution
Section 16

Right to bail -- Habeas corpus.


All prisoners shall be bailable by sufficient securities, unless for capital offenses when the proof is evident or the presumption great; and the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus shall not be suspended unless when, in case of rebellion or invasion, the public safety may require it.

Text as Ratified on: August 3, 1891, and revised September 28, 1891.
History: Not yet amended.

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