No Cash Bail and Firearms Ban Constitutional Challenges Await Decisions by Illinois Supreme Court

Major decisions on two controversial laws lay before the Illinois Supreme Court, as plaintiffs await rulings on the Constitutionality of the recently passed and signed firearms ban and the provision that ends cash bail as part of the 2021 SAFE-T Act passed by Democrats. Rulings have been expected for months in both cases. House Republicans vigorously opposed the end of cash bail, arguing the policy will lead to recidivism, increased crime, and reduced public safety.

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