Thanks to your support, the Pretrial Fairness Act has PASSED Legislation!
But the fight isn't over!
A Discussion about the Pretrial Fairness Act
Pretrial Fairness Act in the Media
Taken directly from the Coalition to End Money Bond: The end of money bond has been a popular topic in media more than ever! Be encouraged to check out some of the news articles to learn about the impact of the Pretrial Fairness Act:
New no case bail law provides hope for those in Chicago who've been unable to pay: by Elvia Malagón, Chicago Sun-Times
Ending Cash Bond Will Help Domestic Violence Survivors: Advocates: by Maureen Foertsch McKinney, NPR Illinois
Illinois Eliminates Cash Bail for Defendants Accused of a Crime: by Zinhle Essamuah, Now This News
Innocent Until Proven Wealthy: Found in In These Times by the Editorial Board
Voice of the Reader: Changing double standard: by Ted Gianaris, The Southern Illinoisan