Court of Appeals – Bail Reform Coming July 1st

Today, the Maryland Court of Appeals ruled that defendants can’t be held because they can’t afford bail. Judges still have discretion to remand a defendant, but this rule may have a larger impact on the bail industry as a whole. The new guidelines take effect July 1st, 2017.

Read the full article below: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/bs-md-bail-rule-20170207-story.html

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