Doing Time
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Doing Time

Prison Pay For Services Rendered

It’s low wherever you go

Carl Carlson — Unsplash

And when I say low — I mean really low! There are no minimum wage laws for prisoners.

I think most people would agree that prisoners shouldn’t be compensated for their work according to the laws that govern wages outside of penal institutions. I mean — inmates are locked up for committing a crime. So it makes sense to work them hard and pay…

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William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

I’m just an old lump of coal. But I’m gonna be a diamond someday!