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Houston judges move to halt bail reform

from The Crime Report

Misdemeanor court judges in Houston, Texas, appealed to a Fifth Circuit panel to scrap judicially imposed bail reform, which they claim has caused a spike in people failing to appear in court, the Courthouse News Service reports. In a motion to stay, 14 Harris County criminal court judges allege that U.S. District Judge Lee Rosenthal compromised public safety when she ordered the county to release poor misdemeanor defendants from jail. more

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