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Resource ID: #24819
Subject: Courts
Source: The Star-Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN)
Date: 6/6/2010; 6/27/2010; 8/1/2010; 8/29/2010; 9/19/2010; 12/12/2010



In this series, reporters Chris Serres and Glenn Howatt reveal how debt collection has become a "profitable industry." In additional to missteps taken by collection agencies, this series also reveals how people are being arrested for failing to pay bills. Their bail has often been set at the exact amount of the debt that they owe.

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