Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Show-Me Justice For Sale???

A controversial is now part of a courtroom debate amid increased scrutiny of the prison industrial complex. Checkit:

Messenger: Lawsuit renews Missouri court battle over $3 charge to fund sheriffs' pensions

It started as a speeding ticket. On May 25, Jerry Keller was pulled over in Kansas City for driving too fast. The 57-year-old from Independence, Mo., paid his fine. Included in the court costs that resulted from that fine was a $3 surcharge paid to the Missouri Sheriffs' Retirement Fund.

1 Comment:

Anonymous said...

I think the money is actually being spent on donuts. At least that is how it appears looking at that pudgy gut Sheriff Sharp is developing.