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“As we came back up, I’m looking, I’m like, ‘that’s him,’ there’s no doubt in my mind that’s him.” ~ANDY MILLS, a photographer for The Star-Ledger who photographed Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey on a beach he had ordered closed as part of a government shutdown. (There is an …

The Last of the New Jersey Bondsmen

For criminal-justice advocates, bail reform has been a long sought victory; but for people like Ron Olszowy, it means the loss of a way of life. On a rainy afternoon in April, I went to see a 71-year-old New Jersey bail bondsman named Ron Olszowy, who keeps a suburban office …