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Alabama Cities Terminate Contracts With Company That Extorted The Poor

Alabama Cities Terminate Contracts With Company That Extorted The Poor

Over 50 municipalities in Alabama have terminated their contracts with a private “probation” company that charged illegal fees and threatened poor Alabama citizens with jail if they did not pay minor traffic fines and the company’s fees.  The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) sued the city of Clanton, Alabama and its contractor Judicial Correction Services […]

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