Posts Tagged ‘ Criminal Courts ’

American Justice: The Shameful Practice of Criminal Courts

April 9, 2009

The practice of jailing defendant who can not afford to pay their court fees and fines is both shameful and immoral. Yet, this practice is gaining momentum in several states with Florida anointed as the model state. In one county alone in Florida, Leon, 839 people were arrested and jailed over court debts or...
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