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I am sorry to hear about this situation. Normally, at this point, this becomes a bureaucratic issue - the jail is simply waiting for the Court to send over the paperwork to the county jail.
Someone in your situation may wish to call the court clerk of the criminal court, and nicely ask whether or not the Defendant's (provide his name, DOB, etc) paperwork has been sent to the jail because he is still waiting on it to be released.
The clerk may be cooperative or not. However, one can normally gleam more information from them as to why the delay, and the call may hasten the bureaucratic shuffle and/or send you on another call/building to expedite the matter. But again, it is best to be nice and friendly because irritated court clerks can make things difficult for everyone.
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