Video | Sen. Sampson Opposes Constitutional Amendment To Create No-Cash Bail (4/25/2023)

April 25, 2023


Senator Sampson opposes a proposal to amend the constitution to, amongst others, authorize the legislature to pass laws governing the procedures, terms, and conditions for granting or denying pretrial release. It is this particular section where Senator Sampson expresses concerns, citing examples of neighboring state legislatures that have used this provision for political purposes to the detriment of public safety. Read the bill here.