Smart Bail Reform Being Implemented in Western Massachusetts

Andrea Harrington, newly elected District Attorney of Berkshire County, located in  Western Massachusetts, is implementing smart bail reform stating: “A wealth-based cash bail system is unfair and un-American. Detaining people pretrial who pose no danger to the community based solely on their financial condition not only erodes the presumption of innocence but also undermines the integrity of the criminal justice system”.

You can read the full and detailed article here, which was written by Andrea and published in the Berkshire Eagle.

Andrea Harrington: Smart bail reform in Berkshire County via @BerkshireEagle

— Andrea Harrington (@harringtonforda) February 24, 2019

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