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ACLU of California Statement: Governor Brown Signs Bail Reform Legislation Opposed by ACLU

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 28, 2018 CONTACT: Daisy Vieyra [email protected], 916-824-3266 ACLU of California Statement: Governor Brown Signs Bail Reform Legislation Opposed by ACLU SACRAMENTO – Today, California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed into law Senate Bill 10, the…

California Bail Reform Coalition Statement on California Court of Appeal Ruling with Implications for Bail Reform

Media Contact: Daisy Vieyra [email protected], 916-442-1036 x613 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 26, 2018 California Bail Reform Coalition Statement on California Court of Appeal Ruling with Implications for Bail Reform On Thursday, January 25, 2018, the First District Court of Appeal…

Advocates Applaud Governor Brown and Chief Justice’s Commitment to Reform California’s Unjust Bail System

SACRAMENTO—Today, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr., Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, Senator Bob Hertzberg and Assemblymember Rob Bonta announced their plan to work together to reform California’s fraught money bail system. The bill cosponsors issued the statement below in response: “We…

California Senate Approves Bail Reform Legislation

SACRAMENTO—Today, the California Senate approved SB 10, a bill to reform and modernize California’s money bail system, on a bipartisan 25-11 vote. The bill was introduced by Senator Hertzberg (D-Van Nuys) in partnership with Assemblymember Bonta (D-Oakland), who also introduced…