Our top picks for essential reading on bail reform, mass incarceration, and The Bail Project, Inc.’s efforts across the country.
Our team in Louisville worked hard in the weeks prior to Thanksgiving, coordinating with the local public defender’s office to post bail for as many people as possible before the court closed for the holiday.
The Carolina Panthers Player Impact Committee, the David Tepper Charitable Foundation, and The Bail Project have teamed up to reunite over two dozen Charlotte families separated by bail in advance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Since coming to Cuyahoga County last July, we’ve posted bail for 114 people. They’ve appeared for their scheduled court appointments 94 percent of the time, proving once again how unnecessary bail is.