How you could go to debtors’ prison in the U.S. – CBS News

Debtors Prison

Debtors Prison

What started as a ticket for making an illegal left turn ended up with a Georgia teenager spending five days in a county jail. That’s because 19-year-old Kevin Thompson couldn’t quickly pay $838 in fines and fees related to the traffic offense.

Source: How you could go to debtors’ prison in the U.S. – CBS News

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