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Task Force to Examine the Ohio Bail System

The purpose of the task force is to examine Ohio's bail system under Crim.R. 46 and make recommendations that will ensure public safety and the accused's appearance at future court hearings, while protecting the presumption of innocence.

All meetings are held at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019
Monday, March 11, 2019

John Handler, President, Ohio State bail Bond Association; Central Director, Ohio Professional Bail Association

Marc Ebel, Director of Legislative Affairs, Triton Management Services, LLC

Jeff Clayton, Executive Director, American Bail Coalition

Stephen Demuth, Associate Professor, Bowling Green State University

Cuyahoga County Public Defender

Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

Montgomery County Jail

Contact Information

Task Force to Examine the Ohio Bail System
Supreme Court of Ohio
65 South Front Street
Columbus, OH 43215-3431
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