Can the courts keep up with the arrests?

October 1994
U.S. News & World Report;10/24/94, Vol. 117 Issue 16, p20
Discusses how $200 million has been turned over to local police forces, a result of President Bill Clinton's crime package. How surge of arrests could generate more problems than it solves if the courts can't handle them; Warning from the American Bar Association; How focus on hiring police and building prisons ignores the needed steps in between, which require prosecutors, public defenders and judges.


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