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The money bail system places undue burden on the incarcerated poor- but risk informed release can change that

Carmichael, Dottie, Caspers, Heather, Davis, Nicola, Marchbanks, Trey, Naufal, Geroge and Wood, Steve (2017) The money bail system places undue burden on the incarcerated poor- but risk informed release can change that. USApp - American Politics and Policy Blog (28 Sep 2017). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

The money bail system widely used throughout the American criminal justice system requires a defendant to pay a specified sum of money or await their trail from a jail cell, placing undue burden on the poor. New research by Dottie Carmichael, Heather Caspers, Nicholas Davis, Trey Marchbanks, George Naufal and Steve Wood focuses on the use of validated risk assessment ...

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2017 The Authors; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
K Law > KF United States Federal Law
Sets: Collections > LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog
Date Deposited: 17 Oct 2017 12:20
Last Modified: 23 Jul 2019 23:22
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/84722

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