A 2021 bail reform law went into effect Monday after the state Supreme Court shut down a legal challenge in July.
“No one should have to spend the holidays in jail simply because they can’t afford bail, and no child should be without their parents during this time," he said.
Prosecutors want the accused Kenosha, Wisconsin, shooter's bail conditions tightened after a Jan. 5 bar outing caught on camera.
House Bill 3653, which now heads to the governor's desk, would end cash bail and require all police officers to wear body cameras.
The "Silver Spoons" and "NYPD Blue" actor donated $150,000 to help free the teen charged with killing two people during a Wisconsin protest.
Critics of Prop 25 raised concerns that the bail system’s replacement could still perpetuate racial discrimination.
Vilifying opposition to pretrial detention is part of the president’s reelection strategy of scaring white suburban voters into supporting him.
Abuse victims will tell a judge Tuesday that Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein's associate, should be denied bail on multiple charges, prosecutors say.
District attorneys are charging grocery theft as looting and arguing for higher bail in cases that are supposed to have $0 bail amid the pandemic.
California and LA County lowered bail to $0 for several offenses to keep people out of jail during the pandemic. But internal emails show prosecutors discussing ways to apply the old bail amount in certain cases.