POLITICS
04/29/2015 06:04 pm ET Updated Apr 29, 2015

Baltimore Imposes Bail Bonds Of Half A Million Dollars In Legal Crackdown: Report

Policemen take a position outside a store at the Western District in Baltimore, Maryland on April 29, 2015. Riot police in th
Policemen take a position outside a store at the Western District in Baltimore, Maryland on April 29, 2015. Riot police in the US city of Baltimore enforced a curfew into the early hours of Wednesday and called it a success, emptying streets scarred by a spasm of rioting and looting. AFP PHOTO/ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS (Photo credit should read Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

Republican governor extends 24-hour detention-without-charge limit ‘to protect public safety’ while courts impose sky-high bail bonds for minor offences

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