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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.

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...

Pretrial Detention, Bail and Due Process | LLRX.com


Jul 2, 2011 ... The Bail Reform Act of 1984 (18 U.S.C. SS 3141–3150) authorizes ... tenets of our criminal justice system: the presumption of innocence. ..... release or preventive detention on the basis of future predictions of ... Therefore, pretrial release programs should provide assessments and recommendations to the ...

Abolish Our Discriminatory Bail System - The Law Reform Soapbox


Jan 30, 2008 ... For those not in the know, here is how the bail system works in most states. ... given an arraignment date (first appearance) a month or two in the future. ... to provide that bail be administered solely by the justice system, rather ...

Bail Experts Table Recommendations


“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.

Bailing on Baltimore - Justice Policy Institute


of the bail system and bail reform in the United. States, see the Justice ... recommendations regarding the bail amount, but the commissioner is ... “very difficult” or “difficult” to provide the mon- ey.2 In addition, ..... person's future. Some people ...

Reasonable Bail? - John Howard Society of Ontario


present and future legislative/policy issues related to criminal and social justice. ... provides clients with access to bail supervision in cases where it would ..... System's recommendation in “The Final Report On Early Case Consideration”25.

Best Practices In Bond Setting - Pretrial Justice Institute

www.pretrial.org/download/law-policy/Best Practices in Bond Setting - Colorado.pdf

Jul 3, 2013 ... and incorporates three recommendations voted out of the Colorado. Commission on ... system offering pretrial release based on wealth. See e.g. ... future court appearance in the administration of bail. .... (modeled after current federal bail legislation) to provide an element of public safety protected by.

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  ...

Trapped by New York's Bail System - The New York Times


Jul 10, 2015 ... The judge sets a low bail, maybe $500, but even that is too much for you or your family. ... But now you have a criminal record, which could damage your future. ... law provides less onerous options than the cash bail or commercial .... To save articles or get newsletters, alerts or recommendations – all free.

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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 .

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  ...