"The future does not belong to those who are content with today, apathetic toward common problems and their fellow man alike, timid and fearful in the face of bold projects and new ideas. Rather it will belong to those who can blend passion, reason and courage in a personal commitment to the ideals and great enterprises of American society." 

Robert F. Kenndey

Many states are considering passage of the Uniform Law Commission's Uniform Pretrial Release and Detention Act. Here is the Act with comments. Plus, the ULC urges states to research their right to bail clauses, and this paper is designed to help.