Miami - What's the Deal with Bonds?

April 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm 4:00 pm

Join our Greater Miami Chapter for a panel discussion on the money bail system on Saturday, April 27, at Gibson Park in Miami!

Your freedom should not depend on your ability to pay for your freedom — yet that’s the way our current money bail system works. It is one of the most corrupt and broken parts of our justice system. Close to half a million people are in jail today awaiting trial, many of them incarcerated because they are too poor to afford cash bail. The time has come to abolish this system. 

Panelists include: 

  • Miami-Dade County Public Defender Carlos Martinez
  • ACLU of Florida Criminal Justice Reform Campaign Manager Raymer Maguire
  • Complex Litigation Associate TerryAnn Howell of Nelson Mullins Broad and Cassel

2 p.m. - Reception 
2:30 p.m. - Panel discussion begins 

Refreshements will be available. For more information, contact Maria Luisa Castellanos at 305-439-7898 or

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