Bail funds have seen an increase in attention and contributions over the last few years. Some Texas legislators have resurrected their efforts to pass legislation restricting certain forms of bail and limiting who may use community bail monies to post bond.


"People In Jail Before Trial Risk Losing Jobs, Kids. This SMU Student Wants To Bail Them Out"

Courtney Collins | March 13, 2018

"While Dallas County struggles with reform, an SMU student is helping get poor defendants out of jail"

James Ragland | March 8, 2018

"States are trying to change a system that keeps poor people in jail. The bail industry is blocking them."

Collette Richards & Drew Griffin | August 30, 2019