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While perhaps well intentioned, the bail reform act has had drastic consequences for all those involved. There have been numerous cases of those being arrested only to be released and commit another crime. Understandably, there has been a call for repealing the bail reform measures. While this is warranted, the legislature must explore why the law has failed and not implement draconian measures in response to the public outrage.

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