Defendants Can’t Be Jailed Solely Because of Inability to Post Bail, Judge Says

An order issued by Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans of Cook County, Ill., highlights a contentious national debate surrounding the ability of defendants to post bail.

from NYT > U.S. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/17/us/chicago-bail-reform.html?partner=rss&emc=rss
via NY Times

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s