One of the obstacles to approving the state budget for the 2023-2024 fiscal year was a disagreement over how to further revise New York’s cash bail process.

There is no question that the bail system needed to be reformed. Numerous defendants were spending prolonged periods of time incarcerated before standing trial simply because they couldn’t raise the bail set by a judge.

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