More States, Counties Collect Incarceration Fees

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To help cover incarceration costs, more jurisdictions are billing inmates for their room and board, reports the New York Times. In suburban Macomb County, north of Detroit, Sheriff Mark Hackel last year collected nearly $1.5 million in what are being called “pay to stay” fees from many of the 22,000 people who spent time in
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