Why America Is Failing – ‘Impoverished Mother Dies In Jail Cell Over Unpaid Fines For Her Kids Missing School’

The Last Of The Millenniums

debtors prison

Let’s take people who are poor and make them poorer and then put them in prison so they can’t pay anyway.

That’s what America is becoming.

Money is more important then people.


‘Thousands of people have been jailed over truancy fines in the county since 2000, and two in three of those jailed have been women, according to the AP’.

‘A mother of seven died in a Pennsylvania jail over the weekend while serving a two-day sentence.Eileen DeNino, 55, was put in the cell where she died because she could not pay thousands of dollars in fines relating to her children’s truancy from schools in the Reading, PA area’.

  • ‘District Judge Dean R. Patton sentenced DeNino to 48 hours in jail after she failed to produce documentary evidence of her inability to pay the more than $2,000 in accrued fines and fees’.

‘The sentence could have been as…

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Very Interesting.

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