The average cost of jailing a person in Texas can run as high as $100 a day.
The average cost of jailing a person in Texas can run as high as $100 a day. Nastco Getty Images/iStockphoto
The average cost of jailing a person in Texas can run as high as $100 a day. Nastco Getty Images/iStockphoto

Inability to pay fines shouldn’t mean the indigent go to jail

November 10, 2015 6:03 PM