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November 2017 Archives

Why you may be entitled to a refund for your jail fees

In 2000, Kentucky passed a pay-to-stay law, which enables jails to take money from inmates when they are first admitted and charge them a daily “booking fee” fee for their stay—up to $50 per day. Since then, this law has been applied to all inmates, regardless of whether or not they are found guilty. One inmate recently spent 14 months in jail before his charges were dropped. When he was released, he was met with a bill for $4,000 to cover the costs of his stay.

DUI in Kentucky: What To Know As Thanksgiving Approaches

With Thanksgiving fast approaching, you are probably looking forward to spending the holiday with family and friends. If you raise a glass when you do, you’ll be well within the Thanksgiving tradition. After all, beer was an important source of calories for the Pilgrims.

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