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Tag: Criminalization for Profit
By Corinthian Scales, Section News
via Michigan Capitol Confidential
Some Michigan communities are helping fund police department budgets by charging criminal defendants for the labor and services involved in their arrest - and they're targeting offenders least likely to speak out: impaired drivers.
And, all of Lansing spread its legs with zeal for the $50 Barry Soetoro left on the nightstand.
"This is a common-sense bill that puts community safety at the forefront of the argument," she said, "and when you have common sense and community safety, you really can't go wrong with that."
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