Ex-Con Earns $50K From Jackson County Jail After Broken Toilet Slog Lawsuit

Here's a glimpse at taxpayers picking up the tab for a legacy of mismanagement of this crumbling facility. Quick look:

$50K settlement will end Jackson County jail toilet lawsuit | The Kansas City Star

Jackson County will spend $50,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a former inmate who suffered injuries in a fall while lugging water to his second-floor cell so he could flush his broken toilet.