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  • This is not a topic I have researched but I found the following two articles. One touches on potential issues that ought to be considered and the other looks like a case study on Cook County's application of remote bail ...

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  • Thanks for sharing this opportunity, Bonnie!  We hope you find a great fit for this role and encourage them to join UP when they start. _____ For those of you interested in applying, or who may know someone who would ...

  • Hello from australia this blog post might be of interest https://mainstreamtj.wordpress.com/2018/10/27/prison-court-video-links-tips-for-judges-tj-court-craft-series-13/ ------------------------------ Pauline Spencer ...

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  • Since New York has been in the news so much lately, I thought that I'd pull up this report from the Comptroller for New York City in 2018 in this week's Back from the Stacks.  The Public Cost of Private Bail: A Proposal ...

  • Morning fellow Uppers! In Tulare County, we began using the video conferencing about 2-3 years ago. We haven't conducted any studies on the matter, but I can tell you my personal observations.  1. It's confusing. ...

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  • Hey Jim - Our What's Happening in Pretrial Justice for the last quarter in 2019 should be coming out next week. Will that work with your timeline? ------------------------------ Wendy Shang Research and Communications ...

  • Has anyone prepared a summary of bail-related legislative changes across the country for 2019? It would be helpful for a project I'm working on. I tried to pull some data from the NCSL database -- but have to admit ...

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  • NACDL is seeking a Public Defense Project Manager. Primary responsibility will be management of deliverables under NACDL's Justice For All grant awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The objective of the grant ...

  • Thanks for sharing, Terry, I look forward to reading the report.  I appreciate the emphasis on decarceration as the ultimate goal for the reforms. ------------------------------ Meghan Guevara Vice President, Innovation ...