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THE JUDICIARY WIELDS UNCHECKED POWER IN BALTIMORE COURTROOMS.
TENANTS FACE UPHILL BATTLE TO STAY IN THEIR HOMES.
AS COVID-19 RAGED IN JAILS, COURTS TURNED A BLIND EYE.
ABSENT ASSISTANT STATE’S ATTORNEYS MAKE JUSTICE HARD TO COME BY
IN BAIL REVIEW HEARINGS, A TROUBLED POLICE DEPARTMENT HOLDS THE CARDS.
PROSECUTORS ASKED THAT THE DEFENDANT BE HELD WITHOUT BOND, MEANING KEPT IN JAIL UNTIL THEIR TRIAL, ABOUT 82 PERCENT OF THE TIME.
NO ONE SHOULD BE PUNISHED FOR DEFENDING THEMSELVES AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
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