Judge Decides Setting Bail Without Regard to Ability to Pay Violates Constitutional Rights | New York Law Journal

The ruling issued earlier this week by Justice Maria Rosa is believed to be the first of its kind in New York State and may be used as a key precedent in pushing the courts to end certain cash bail practices in the state.

Source: Judge Decides Setting Bail Without Regard to Ability to Pay Violates Constitutional Rights | New York Law Journal

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 )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ 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 )

Connecting to %s