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Bail - Recommendations | Victorian Law Reform Commission


ensure the bail system does not perpetuate the historical disadvantage faced by ... The section in the new Bail Act providing for police power to grant bail ... This should apply even when the accused was previously bailed to a future date. 33.

a complete overhaul of the bail system? - AustLII


Bail Act will aim to achieve greater consistency in the bail system, primarily by ... Bail law consequently provides the framework for decisions by the police and courts ... where the first recommendation was, '[a]ll laws governing Bail should be ..... future impact of NSW bail laws to the community remain uncertain. Whether or  ...

Report and Recommendations on Bail Reform in New York State


Jan 15, 2014 ... and which generated recommendations for bail reform similar to those in ... The Section's report first highlights the need for bail reform in the New York State court system ... provide reasonable assurance a defendant will appear in court. ... the other factors in a judge's evaluation of a defendant's futur...

Risk, Not Resources - LBJ School of Public Affairs - The University of ...

lbj.utexas.edu/sites/default/files/file/Risk, Not Resources- Improving the Pretrial Release Process in Texas--FINAL.pdf

Texas' resource-based bail system keeps low-risk individuals unnecessarily .... future crimes, both during the pretrial period and after the case is over.24 Time in jail .... providing supervision not be placed upon the presumptively innocent ... This policy recommendation builds on recent related initiatives in Texas that.

Pretrial Detention, Bail and Due Process – LLRX


Jul 2, 2011 ... The cornerstone of the justice system is that no one will be punished without ... and state laws that restrict access to bail or include criteria such as future ..... programs should provide assessments and recommendations to the ...

Bailing on Baltimore - Justice Policy Institute


of the bail system and bail reform in the United. States, see the ... recommendations regarding the bail amount, but the commissioner is not .... What's the purpose of continuing to give them bails? It drains the ..... person's future. Some people ...

Government releases bail review and plans for improving system ...


Apr 29, 2016 ... “This comprehensive review provides the government with recommendations we can consider to improve Alberta's bail system. I'm confident ...

Implementing the Recommendations of the 2011 National ...

www.pretrial.org/download/pji-reports/2014 Progress Report.pdf

too many lives are threatened by current bail setting practices that offer 'escape hatches' to the ... and the Criminal Justice System Stakeholders – that met quarterly. It became ... Desk Appearance Tickets: Their Past, Present, & Possible Future.

the history of bail and pretrial release - Pretrial Justice Institute

www.pretrial.org/download/pji-reports/PJI-History of Bail Revised.pdf

To understand the bail system in medieval Eng- land, one must ... required to find a surety who would provide a pledge to ..... future conduct, neither of which is a permissi- ble purpose .... and recommendations to the court, the Pretrial. Services  ...

give us free”: addressing racial disparities in bail determinations

www.pretrial.org/download/research/Give Us Free-Addressing Racial Disparities in bail Determinations - Jones 2014.pdf

Dec 13, 2013 ... In our criminal justice system, the legitimate focus of the bail ..... ute's authorization of pretrial detention in order to prevent “future crimes.”45 The ...

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Why the Bail Bond System Needs Reform | The Crime Report


Nov 19, 2013 ... Tragically, the cash-based bail bond system used throughout much of the ... pay their bond— actually increases their likelihood to reoffend in the future. ... to predict pretrial misconduct, provide a rational alternative to arbitrary ...

Bail Experts Table Recommendations - Ontario


“a savings in appearances should, overall, provide capacity in the Ontario courts to respond appropriately and quickly to future demands that are placed on them.” 5 ... “When considering reforms to the bail system consistent with constitutional.

Pretrial Services Programs: Responsibilities and Potential - National ...


and challenges for the future. It pays ... the commercial surety bail system, and the appropriate ..... Providing Information and Recommendations to the Court .