California Becomes First State To End Cash Bail After 40-Year Fight : NPR

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An overhaul of the state’s bail system has been in the works for years, and became an inevitability earlier this year when a California appellate court declared the state’s cash bail system unconstitutional. The new law goes into effect in October 2019.

https://www.npr.org/2018/08/28/642795284/california-becomes-first-state-to-end-cash-bail

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