At issue here is the attitude toward a very important matter and justice. Earlier dream interpreters believed that the conscience was speaking. Court, Attorney, Confession.
Folklore: A journey across the land.
(see Acquittal, Authority Figures, Police, Warrants)
Feelings of guilt playing themselves out before the judge and jury of your Higher Self.
Examining the facts of a particularly perplexing problem in an alternative format in which you remain impartial.
Judges represent the law, in all senses of the term. This includes those guidelines imposed by family, culture, religion, and personal experience.
Juries symbolize impartiality and the chance for a more balanced opinion.
Obtaining bail is indicative of a temporary reprieve; not having to face the consequences of your words or actions immediately, or being given more time to assemble the facts that prove your innocence in a matter.
Judging yourself using the conscience as a guide for personal development and eventual wholeness.