Cash Bail

February 04, 2019 - 1:50 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Chanting "enough is enough," criminal justice reformers have gathered in Albany to urge New York state lawmakers to eliminate cash bail. The group rallying at the Capitol on Monday included some former inmates who said the state's current bail system is unfair and ineffective...
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Brendan Keany
December 14, 2018 - 12:55 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - It's been a busy couple months for Thurman Thomas, who had his number 34 retired by the Bills in October, and is now trying his hand in being an advocate for cash-bail reform for non-violent offenders in the prison system. Thomas spoke on the floor at the Erie County Legislature...
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