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Enjoying leftovers: Sheriffs feed inmates, keep extra cash
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Enjoying leftovers: Sheriffs feed inmates, keep extra cash

By JAY REEVES, Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — In Alabama, the less sheriffs spend on feeding inmates, the more money they get to put in their pockets. For decades, sheriffs have made extra money – sometimes hundreds of thousands of dollars – under a Depression-era system by feeding prisoners for only pennies per meal. Critics...