The Criminalization of Poverty: Is an Arkansas Town Town Operating a “Hot Check” Court as an Illegal Debtors’ Prison?

Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez speak to Kristen Clarke, president and executive director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, who says Sherwood jails people in violation of a long-standing law that forbids the incarceration of people for their failure to pay debts. (Democracy Now!)

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