For the first time in decades, there are fewer than 6,000 people in #CookCountyJail: that’s ~1,500 fewer people in just 3 months!!! Let’s keep going until [...]
Yesterday, we were at the County Commissioners hearing to speak out against punitive Pretrial Services in Cook County. We shined a light on how many people who are released pending trial are [...]
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!