Law Forum : DOJ warns against jailing poor people for not paying court fines

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    Video: DOJ warns against jailing poor people for not paying court fines


    Washington (CNN)The Justice Department issued new guidelines to state and municipal court systems aimed at preventing indigent defendants from being jailed because they're too poor to pay fines for minor infractions ...

    http://www.cnn.com/2016/03/14/politics/court-fines-poor-people-doj/index.html

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