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News Briefs: Eliminating cash bonds; ASO’s Spano to retire as director; Sotomayor at Emory

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced today that her Administration has proposed legislation to eliminate cash bonds to secure release from the City of Atlanta Detention Center following an arrest for violation of city ordinances. Bottoms said in a statement: “With this legislation, we are affirming that people should not be held in jail because they cannot […]