We were featured this morning in a great WBEZ story shining a light on how many judges in Cook County routinely deny people a public defender simply because they were able to post bond. Listen here!
Report Release: “Punishment Is Not a “Service”: The Injustice of Pretrial Conditions in Cook County”
Click here to download “Punishment Is Not a “Service”: The Injustice of Pretrial Conditions in Cook County”. As bail reform advances and Cook County relies less on money bond and [...]
“A common argument for pretrial release on monitors is that it removes the pressure to accept a plea bargain simply to get out of jail. However, the case of Chicago’s Lavette Mayes [...]
We’re excited to invite you to Fight to Win: Shrinking Prisons and Jails / Strengthening Our Communities, an event on organizing against imprisonment and strategies to strengthen our fight for a [...]