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How a pandemic court backlog may let violent criminals free

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How a pandemic court backlog may let violent criminals free

How a pandemic court backlog may let violent criminals free

Atlanta’s courts are so backlogged from the Covid-19 pandemic that violent criminals awaiting trial could be released on bond under Georgia law.

CNN’s Ryan Young reports.


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