New York’s bail reform promises to transform the lives of the poor | U.S. Catholic magazine

New York’s bail reform promises to transform the lives of the poor | U.S. Catholic magazinehttp://www.uscatholic.org/articles/202002/new-yorks-bail-reform-promises-transform-lives-poor-31968Crime rates are hitting 30-year lows around the country, but mass incarceration remains a uniquely American problem. In fact, with just 4.4 percent of the world’s population, the…