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Opinion in Washington v. Huckins - Washington State Court of Appeals Division Two (2018)

In this opinion the Court of Appeals of the State of Washington, Division Two, concluded that the trial court abused its discretion in failing to consider less restrictive conditions than money bail. The court remanded this case to the trial court to strike the part of the defendant's sentence...

Opinion in Washington v. Huckins - Washington State Court of Appeals Division Two (2018).pdf


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Order Granting Summary Judgement in Caliste v. Cantrell - U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana (2018)

This is an order granting summary judgement in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. The Court here denied summary judgement for the defendant, granted summary judgement for the plaintiff and provided for declaratory relief. In doing so, the Court highlights...

Order Granting Summary Judgement in Caliste v. Cantrell (2018).pdf


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Edwards v. Leaders in Community Alternatives (2018)

This is a class action complaint filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, Oakland Division. Alameda County has contracted with Leaders in Community Alternatives ("LCA") to provide court-ordered GPS and alcohol tracking devices for individuals on pre...

Edwards v. Leaders in Community Alternatives (2018).pdf


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Parga v. Tulsa County (2018)

This is a class action complaint filed in the US District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. Plaintiffs are seeking an order declaring that the Tulsa County detention system violates the Sixth and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution and an order enjoining the...

Parga v. Tulsa County (2018).pdf


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Pretrial Justice Clinic Year End Report - University of Baltimore School of Law 2018

The Pretrial Justice Clinic (PTJC or "the clinic") opened its doors in August 2016 and has now completed its second academic year of operation at the University of Baltimore School of Law (UB). Funded in pad by a generous grant from the Abell Foundation, the PTJC promotes pretrial justice in...

Pretrial Justice Clinic Year End Report - University of Baltimore School of Law 2018 (2).pdf


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Misdemeanor Bail Reform and Litigation: An Overview - GSU Law Center for Access to Justice 2017

This Report was prepared for the Judicial Council Committee on Misdemeanor Bail Reform by the Georgia State University College of Law's Center for Access to Justice. It provides an overview of recent bail reform measures and related litigation in various jurisdictions across the country. The...

Misdemeanor Bail Reform and Litigation- An Overview - GSU Center for Access to Justice 2017.pdf


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Mock v. Glynn County, Georgia (2018)

This is a class action complaint filed against Glynn County Georgia and county officials in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia, Brunswick Division. Plaintiffs argue that people accused of misdemeanors in Glynn County are treated differently based on their wealth, which...

Mock v. Glynn County, Georgia (2018).pdf


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In re Webb (2018)

This is a court order granting the petition on habeas corpus in the Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District, Division One, in California. The court here directed the trial court to vacate the portion of its bail order imposing the warrantless search condition. #Bail #CourtRules ...

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State of Arizona v. Wein (Goodman)

Opinion in State v. Hon Wein (Goodman) - Supreme Court of the State of AZ (2018): This is an Opinion from the Supreme Court of the State of Arizona in the case of the State of Arizona v. Wein (2017). The Court affirmed the superior court and vacated the court of appeals' opinion. The Court...

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In re Humphrey on Habeas Corpus in CA Court of Appeal (2018)

In re Humphrey on Habeas Corpus in CA Court of Appeal (2018): In this Opinion, California's First Appellate District Court of Appeal reversed the petitioner's bail determination and remanded the matter for further consistent proceedings. In doing so, the Court noted that the "petitioner is...

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Daves v. Dallas County Texas (2018)

1. Daves v. Dallas County Texas (2018): This is a class action complaint. Plaintiffs argue that Dallas County’s wealth-based pretrial detention system violates the Equal Protection and Due Process Clauses of the United States Constitution. 2. Class Certification Memo Opinion & Order in...

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Order in CO v. Myers - CO District Court 2017

This is a court order from the 21st Judicial District setting bond at $100,00 cash only in the case Colorado v. Myers. #Litigation #CourtRules #RiskManagementandSupervision

Order in CO v. Myers - CO District Court 2017.pdf


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Reem v. Hennessy - US District Court for the Northern District of California (2017)

This is a court order denying a motion to dismiss and granting a petition for habeas corpus in the case of Reem v. Hennessy from the U.S. District Court in the Northern District of California. Also included are a supplemental brief and a response to the supplemental brief. #CourtRules ...

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Order Granting Motion for a Personal Recognizance Bond in Colorado v. Vigil and Supporting Documents (2017)

This is an Order granting the defendant's request for a personal recognizance bond with pretrial supervision in the case of Colorado v. Vigil . Supporting documents are included. #Litigation

Order Granting Motion for a Personal Recognizance Bond in Colorado v. Vigil and Supporting Documents (2017).pdf


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Collins v. Daniels (2017)

These are two Orders in Collins v. Daniel. One is an Order denying plaintiffs' Motion for a Preliminary Injunction and the other is an Order granting the defendants' motions to dismiss in New Mexico. The plaintiffs are the Bail Bond Association of New Mexico, three NM Senatorrs, one NM...

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Holland v. Rosen (2017)

The bail bond industry has opposed New Jersey’s reform effort, filing suit in federal court claiming that the right to cash bail is inherent in the Constitution’s Eighth Amendment and that some pre-trial release conditions violate the accused’s Fourteenth Amendment due process rights. Attached...

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Fifth Circuit Court Filings Urging Court to End Poverty-Based Pretrial Detention

In the case of O'Donnell v. Harris County, TX eleven groups have filed briefs in the Fifth Circuit urging the court to rule on the constitutional issues of poverty-based pretrial detention. This group included: --The Conference of Chief Justices --67 current and former district attorneys, US...

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Amicus Curiae Brief in Holland v. Rosen (2017)

This is an Amicus Curiae Brief in Holland v. Rosen from the ACLU, ACLU of New Jersey, Drug Policy Alliance, Latino Action Network, and NAACP. #Litigation #Bail

Amici Curiae Brief in Holland v. Rosen (2017).pdf


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Amicus Curiae Brief in Louisiana v. Weatherspoon (2017)

This is an Amicus Curiae Brief in Louisiana v. Weatherspoon from the Civil Rights Corps and ACLU of Tennessee. #Litigation #Bail

Amici Curiae Brief in Louisiana v. Weatherspoon (2017).pdf


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Walker v. City of Calhoun (2015)

Walker v. City of Calhoun (2015): This is a class action complaint. Two amicus briefs for this case are also included. Opinion Vacating Preliminary Injunction and Remanding Case in Walker v. City of Calhoun - U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (2018): This is an opinion vacating...

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