18-Year-Old San Francisco Man Charged With Bernal Heights Murder, Held Without BailA San Francisco man arrested in connection with the murder of a man and the serious injury of a woman is being held without bail.
State Appeals Court Ruling Could Change How Bail is Handled in CaliforniaAccording to a ruling from the First District Court of Appeal in San Francisco “a defendant may not be imprisoned solely due to poverty.”
Bail Lowered In Bizarre Bodega Bay Assisted Suicide CaseA 64-year-old Petaluma man charged with allegedly assisting his wife's unsuccessful suicide attempts before hanging her from a tree delayed entering a plea in Sonoma County Superior Court Wednesday morning.
Mother Of Man Who Killed Deputy In Sacramento Shootout Tries To Save HomeA Sacramento mother who did everything she could to make a life for her adopted son before he went on a shooting rampage in August now faces the loss of her home.
San Francisco Public Defender Is Challenging Every Criminal Case In Which Bail Is SetBreaking with the norm, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi has announced plans to challenge every single criminal case in which bail is set for the defendant.
California Won't Alter Money Bail System This YearChanges to California's money bail system won't be happening this year.
Murder Trial Set For Hillsborough Woman Who Posted $35 Million BailTiffany Li is free on $35 million bail, the highest amount of bail anyone has ever posted in San Mateo County and one of the highest amounts anywhere.
Effort To Reform California Bail System Stalls In The LegislatureAn effort to reform California's bail system has stalled in the state legislature.
Hillsborough Murder Suspect Posts $35 Million BailMurder suspect Tiffany Li posted a $35 million bail Thursday -- money raised by friends, family and business associates with ties to China.
Hillsborough Murder Suspect Expected To Post Nearly $70M BailTiffany Li, who comes from a wealthy Chinese family, is expected to post almost $70 million worth of property and cash to post bail.
Bail Agents Keen On Defending California's Money-Based Bail System When No One Else WillCalifornia Bail Agents Association to defend the state's money-based bail system after California and San Francisco bowed out.
California's Bail System Challenged In Court, May Be Unfair To Poor DefendantsOur state’s current bail system is being challenged in court over concerns it’s not fair to poor people.