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New Orleans Pretrial Services

Watch to learn how New Orleans Pretrial Services helps judges decide who stays in jail and who can be safely released to await trial, reducing the jail population and saving the city money. Interviewed: Ginny Lee, former Director, New Orleans Pretrial Services; Former Criminal Court Judge Calvin Johnson; Michael Cowan, Chair, New Orleans Crime Coalition;Pastor Antoine Barriere, Household of Faith Family Worship Church; Dolfinette Martin, former New Orleans Pretrial Services Staff.