California lawmaker balked at a scaled-back attempt at reforming the state's cash bail system

a year after a more expansive effort also stalled amid headlines over a gruesome killing

latest version would bar suspects released prior to trial from being charged

It also would require that bail premiums be returned to suspects if charges are dismissed

or no charges are filed within 60 days after the suspects' arrest

Bail agencies would be allowed to keep a 10% fee.

The reform is "focused on those who are struggling from poverty and in the criminal justice system

She added later that "the bail system will survive

bail found that 70% committed new crimes, and nearly 30% of those re-arrests were for violent crimes.