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Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Exorbitant Probation Fees Condemn the Poor to Jail

How the Prison Industrial Complex targets the poor and grows rich. Another shining example of American exceptionalism!
Sharply increased fines and fees levied by money-starved towns across the country and the for-profit businesses that administer the system have resulted in growing numbers of poor people ending up jailed and in debt for minor infractions.
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