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Well, we have another dilemma


December 3, 2017

At the cost of fines, do you pay your water bill or fines? On the other hand if you sit it out in jail, you get food. lodging, baths and medical benefits. I got a couple of calls about the new fines structure last week. One of the calls had a valid point. The fine for marijuana possession is around $800. The fine for driving under the influence of alcohol is $117. Really? While I think the drug fine is way too high, it really doesn't matter to me because it is not part of my life anyhow. DUI guys scare me lots more out driving around, so fine them lots so they cannot afford fuel or booze. O...

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Reader Comments(1)

maesz45 writes:

Pretty insightful points this week, Jim. Keep up the good work. ... Interesting about the trucking irritation item. Looks like someone dreamed it up, but never rode with an actual truck driver.


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