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Thousands of arrest warrants scrapped

The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office and Lancaster Police Department are canceling thousands of arrest warrants after a state Supreme Court justice directed magistrates to stop jailing low-level offenders who skip court dates or don’t pay fines.
Chief Justice Donald Beatty put court officials on notice in mid-September to end the practice.
“We follow the direction we are given,” said Lancaster Municipal Judge Cammie Heath.

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