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December 2, 2009 7:35 AM

Judges in Clemmons case defend bail decision

The idea is presumed innocence. It's the guiding principle in criminal cases, and it applied to suspected cop-killer Maurice Clemmons this summer and fall. It's the reason he was able to bail out of jail on multiple charges of third-degree assault, malicious mischief and second-degree child rape.

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