#Cash bail

  • Article: California Becomes First State to End Cash Bail — But Falls Short of True Reform
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    California Becomes First State to End Cash Bail — But Falls Short of True Reform

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 29, 2018

    The bill replaces one unjust system with another, advocates argue. Read more

  • Article: San Francisco Erases $32 Million in Criminal Fees for 21,000 People
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    San Francisco Erases $32 Million in Criminal Fees for 21,000 People

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 23, 2018

    “We should be actively helping people to get their lives back on track." Read more

  • Article: Texas Inmate's Suicide Highlights Need to End Cash Bail, Advocates Say
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    Texas Inmate's Suicide Highlights Need to End Cash Bail, Advocates Say

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 20, 2018

    Cash bail has enormous consequences for people living in poverty. Read more