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Previously only the purview of legislators, it appears that California is seeing judges step squarely into the fray over bail reform. Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye has noted that bail overhaul is … [Read more...] about Judges Making Laws in California on Bail Bonds?
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It's official. One of the greatest players in Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Tecmo Bowl history has come out in support of bail reform. Not only did former Buffalo Bills running back Thurman … [Read more...] about Thurman Thomas, NFL Star – In Favor of Bail Reform
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