Our top picks for essential reading on bail reform, mass incarceration, and The Bail Project’s efforts across the country.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana is suing the state of Indiana over the constitutionality of a new law targeting The Bail Project.
Faith leaders in Kentucky stand against House Bill 313, which would greatly restrict charitable organizations like The Bail Project, which they assert helps poor people who cannot afford bail.
Thousands of single black mothers are unjustly held in jails across the country, simply because they cannot afford to pay bail. This article surveys various efforts to fight this unfair system including The Bail Project, and includes the voice of TBP’s National Director of Legal and Policy, Twyla Carter.