Tuesday, 24 April 2012 19:51

Debtors Prisons In The US Are Rapidly Filling With People Who Can't Pay Bills

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Although the U.S. abolished debtors' prisons in the 1830s, more than a third of U.S. states allow the police to haul people in who don't pay all manner of debts.

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