A Missouri Supreme court ruling could help those too poor to bond out of jail.
The new court equity rules say a suspect must appear before a judge within 48 hours of arrest, not including weekend.
Law enforcement also applying for arrest warrants need to show the suspect is a danger to a victim or the community. New rules allow for those who commit lesser crimes to simply receive a summons rather than be arrested on a warrant.
By Lisa Olliges | KOAM News