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The justices strike a blow against policing for profit.

Aggressive enforcement and costly new fees provide city with more revenue, largely at expense of the poor and minorities

Josie and Clint talk with Sara Totonchi, the Executive Director of the Southern Center for Human Rights.

In many parts of America, like Corinth, Miss., judges are locking up defendants who can’t pay — sometimes for months at a time.

The group is part of an effort to make vehicle ticketing less unfair.