Why Was PA Man Jailed 41 Days for Pot Possession?

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Ivan Haynes of Philadelphia was headed to a wedding when the car veered off the road and hit a guardrail.  New Jersey state police asked for IDs, and the next thing he knew, he was in custody for failure to appear in court on old Pennsylvania marijuana possession charges. He stayed there for 41 days this summer, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

Because his cellphone was confiscated, the only way . . .

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