University of Pretrial Library

The UP Library is a free resource of significant pretrial justice-related material—studies, reports, etc.  You may search the archive by key words, or any of the tags listed below.  If you would like to submit materials for possible inclusion, please send your inquiry to bryan@pretrial.org

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11 hours ago

This bill, introduced by Senators Kamala Harris (D-CA) and Rand Paul (R-KY) proposes incentives for pretrial system reform and the replacement of money bail systems

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12 hours ago

This is an Amici Curiae Brief in Louisiana v. Weatherspoon from the Civil Rights Corps and ACLU of Tennessee.

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13 hours ago

This is a class action complaint.

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13 hours ago

This is a petition for relief.

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13 hours ago

This is a class action complaint.

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13 hours ago

This is a class action complaint.

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14 hours ago

Defendants who pose no danger to the public will be released from custody pending trial because any future bail amounts will be set at an amount they can afford, under an order Chief ...

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10 days ago

Locking up people before trial because they cannot afford to pay bail is a leading cause of mass incarceration in Washington state and elsewhere. Reforming Washington's treatment of ...

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13 days ago

The focus of the 2017 edition of Trends in State Courts is “Fines, Fees, and Bail Practices: Challenges and Opportunities.” Several articles herein address what states and municipalities ...

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14 days ago

In this report, the authors document that Black, White and Latinx indigent defendants in San Francisco have substantially different experiences during the criminal adjudication process. ...

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