California governor signs landmark bill to eliminate cash bail

California governor signs landmark bill to eliminate cash bail

JUDY WOODRUFF: The state of California took a landmark step toward criminal justice reformtoday, as Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill that would eliminate cash bail for those awaitingtrial.Marisa Lagos of public television station KQED has been covering the story, and shejoins me now.Marisa Lagos, welcome.So, just quickly, who was behind this effort?And what exactly […]

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