Holding people who can’t pay bail is unconstitutional – DOJ [VIDEO]


Published on Sep 6, 2016

The financial bail system in the US has been challenged in litigation across the nation, pushed by groups such as the American Bar Association and the Cato Institute, but most prominently Obama’s Department of Justice. The DOJ recently filed a brief claiming that fixed bails are unconstitutional. For more on this, Elizabeth Rossi, attorney at Equal Justice Under Law, joins RT America’s Simone Del Rosario.