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Electronic monitoring the latest battleground in the fight to reform bond

from Chicago Tribune

Eight men sat in Illinois' Cook County Jail at the center of a firestorm. All had been charged with serious felonies and ordered by a judge to be released to home confinement on ankle bracelets to await trial. But Sheriff Tom Dart's office, which runs the electronic monitoring program, blocked each of the releases earlier this year, saying the risk was too high to release detainees who in some cases were charged with violent crimes and had extensive criminal backgrounds. more

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