We spoke with a survivor, a Florida representative, and a psychologist about the needs of those who are alive to tell about that horrific night in Orlando.
In Florida, cash bail system critics see it as “criminalizing” poverty and bloating jail populations, as those who cannot pay bail can be stuck in jail awaiting trial, sometimes for months or years.
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"Our communities, especially those most affected by hate crimes such as the Latino community, deserve better," Rep. Sylvia García said.
As of Nov. 18th, 42 women have been murdered on the island so far this year.
The head of local federal prosecutors said he has assigned attorneys to investigate corruption, including money laundering, violent crimes, suspicious financial activities, and child pornography.
The recent kidnapping of a 20-year-old woman on the island adds to the list of 21 missing women since the beginning of the year.