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ACLU takes on modern day debtors' prisons

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Qumotria Kennedy was thrown in jail for five nights after being unable to pay traffic fines. The ACLU says her case is part of a modern day scourge of debtors' prisons in which cities across the nation are treating poor people unequally under the law.Dec.23.2015

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