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Prop 25 failed, but California’s fight over cash bail is far from over

Instead the focus is shifting to the Supreme Court of California, where civil rights groups will argue that it is unconstitutional to continue a system that favors people who have money and punishes those who don’t. That case could allow the court’s seven justices to order their own reworking of the bail system, perhaps as soon as the next several months.
Nov 12, 2020

Instead the focus is shifting to the Supreme Court of California, where civil rights groups will argue that it is unconstitutional to continue a system that favors people who have money and punishes those who don’t. That case could allow the court’s seven justices to order their own reworking of the bail system, perhaps as soon as the next several months.

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