Published: March 2013
"The savings in time alone, as you try to prepare for an initial or detention hearing, makes the Handbook a bargain.”
The Bail Reform Act of 1984 and its legislative history are lengthy and complex. Yet all participants—lawyers, judges, and others—are required to understand it thoroughly and apply it swiftly and effectively, often under the pressure of a detention hearing.
The Honorable John L. Weinberg’s ...