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The Effectiveness of the Bail System

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Bail, also called pretrial release, is a legal means of freeing a defendant before court disposition of criminal charges. This article reports on a set of data collected in Charlotte, North Carolina about how various factors affect bail risk and which forms of bail are most effective in controlling bail risk.
Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 42 Issue 1, Summer 1976, p22-37