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Pre-trial detainees make up more than 70% of the U.S. jail population. Dylan Ashdown discusses the frequently discriminatory bail practices across the United States and how some jurisdictions are starting to do away with cash bail.
cash bail, text message, pretrial release
Ashdown, Dylan, "The End of Cash Bail: As Simple as Sending a Text Message?" (2020). SLU Law Journal Online. 46.