No one should be held in jail simply because they cannot afford to buy their freedom. Poverty is not, and should not be, a crime. Trinity Church Wall Street is working with partners and supporters to ensure that bail reform becomes state law this year. Watch the full video of a breakfast at St. Paul's Chapel with leaders like Speaker Carl Heastie, Senator Mike Gianaris, Senator Jamaal Bailey, the Rev. Winnie Varghese, and Rabbi Stephanie Kolin, who are committed to ending cash bail in New York State.
January 31, 2019
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