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Amicus brief claims requiring cash bail discriminates against the poor

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A U.S. appeals court is being asked by numerous current and former prosecutors via an amicus brief to do away with a bail system in Texas that requires cash bonds for misdemeanors. The prosecutors are saying that doing so can destroy those living in poverty. Many who have committed very minor offenses remain locked up because they cannot afford to return home. more

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