State Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, talks with Sen. Cathleen Galgiani, D-Stockton, right, after lawmakers approved his measure to change the state’s bail and pretrial release policies on May 31, 2017. San Francisco’s public defender says the new version of the bill is not real bail reform.
State Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, talks with Sen. Cathleen Galgiani, D-Stockton, right, after lawmakers approved his measure to change the state’s bail and pretrial release policies on May 31, 2017. San Francisco’s public defender says the new version of the bill is not real bail reform. Rich Pedroncelli AP file
State Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, talks with Sen. Cathleen Galgiani, D-Stockton, right, after lawmakers approved his measure to change the state’s bail and pretrial release policies on May 31, 2017. San Francisco’s public defender says the new version of the bill is not real bail reform. Rich Pedroncelli AP file
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California moves to eliminate cash bail under revised bill

August 16, 2018 03:22 PM