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Commentary: The California Supreme Court Can Fix Our Broken Bail System

No one should argue for eliminating surety bail entirely; that would undercut an accused’s due process protections. Bail is a long-standing absolute right. The question is whether and how cash bail will survive.
Jan 6, 2021

No one should argue for eliminating surety bail entirely; that would undercut an accused’s due process protections. Bail is a long-standing absolute right. The question is whether and how cash bail will survive.