Lippman: “the idea that we can do away with bail but now allow judges to consider dangerousness is itself dangerous”. Holding someone on bail is wrong if solely because the defendant can’t afford bail. Hopes SCOTUS will hold current bail practices unconstitutional. #closerikers.
Lippman: we need to stop labeling people charged with crimes of violence as “violent felons. Stop with the labels”. Khalif Browder was accused of stealing a backpack and labeled as “violent felon”. #closerikers