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In an effort to reduce preventable alcohol-related accidents, crime, and injuries in teenage drivers, Action Plus Bail Bonds of Pinellas County is offering free alcohol testers to parents.
Subject: Getting out of jail moves into plastic age
It was with great interest that I read your editorial supporting the use of credit cards in the Pinellas County Jail. So instead of paying a $100 to a bail agent you think that in addition to interest rates of 18 to 22% an additional charge of 7% is good public policy? I think it should be a violation of usury laws.