Top court weighs bail increases for i...

Top court weighs bail increases for illegal immigrants

There are 1 comment on the www.nj.com story from Apr 29, 2009, titled Top court weighs bail increases for illegal immigrants. In it, www.nj.com reports that:

New Jersey's Supreme Court yesterday asked a defense attorney why prosecutors should not be allowed to seek bail increases to keep illegal immigrants accused of serious crimes from being deported before their cases can be heard.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at www.nj.com.

Joel E Wischkaemper

Hagerstown, MD

#2 Apr 29, 2009
No problem with keeping them in jail while the case is heard and moved to trial, or dismissed. I would like to see people who have come, and committed a crime, in a jail in Arizona growing tomatoes for a year before they go home.

Once at home, they cannot be returned legally or otherwise.

I believe the current policy is in place because the cost of holding them is terriably high. We need a lot more detention space for a while and we don't have it.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Wharton Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Longtime auto dealer J.B. Grecco developing Sho... (Sep '10) Mar '17 Kim 19
Dover police (Apr '13) Feb '17 Ant 2
News 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide at NJ clinic (Mar '09) Feb '17 Her side- 71
News Mine Hill may get full-time mayor (Mar '14) Dec '16 fedup 2
News Clients detail problems with Randolph home desi... (Nov '06) Dec '16 Main 6
Route 46 construction by Dover Dodge (Jun '16) Sep '16 Dover11 3
News Police: Four young children found at Paterson a... (Sep '16) Sep '16 Nette 1

Wharton Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Wharton Mortgages