California’s celebrated law ending cash bail is actually a disaster for defendants, advocates say

California’s celebrated law ending cash bail is actually a disaster for defendants, advocates say

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emocrats in Sacramento, California, celebrated Tuesday when Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a bill eliminating cash bail throughout the state, a first-of its-kind measure. But many criminal justice reform advocates who helped brainstorm earlier versions of the bill were devastated by its final approval. “California has just signed […]

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