Criminal Justice Reform

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a recent press conference on Capitol Hill, Rep. Danny Davis (D-Ill.) said that at any given time there are roughly 500,000 people sitting in local jails waiting for their day in court. “These are people who have been charged with a crime, but are not convicted,” said…

via Criminal Justice Reform: Rep. Danny Davis Pushes Back on Cash Bail System with New Bill — BlackPressUSA

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