New York State Legislature Scales Back ‘No-Bail’ Law But Will Judges Follow It?

Four years ago, Democratic New York State legislators passed a revolutionary judicial reform measure that eliminated bail for most misdemeanors and nonviolent felonies. It was the third time that legislators backtracked on the “no-bail” law following public outcry over violent felons being released and then committing heinous crimes.

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