Sweeping reforms to New York’s pretrial system just went into effect. They will significantly reduce our state’s reliance on cash bail and make it easier for people to get a fair and speedy trial.
But as we deal with a global pandemic, leaders in Albany are considering passing an accelerated budget to dismantle these important reforms.
Tell lawmakers that now is the time to protect all New Yorkers..
Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie
Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins