(KLTV) - Here's your jail cell, and here's your bill. A New York lawmaker has created what he calls the "Madoff bill," which would require wealthy inmates of federal prisons to pay for their own imprisonment.
The bill is named after recently convicted swindler Bernie Madoff, who took billions from people in a ponzi scheme.
What do you think? Should the wealthy inmates be charged for their cell? Leave us your thoughts.
Monday, May 20 2013 9:08 AM EDT2013-05-20 13:08:09 GMT
Lufkin DPS and the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office are on their way to the scene of an 18-wheeler crash, that drove another car into a house. The accident happened sometime before 6 a.m. on HighwayMore >>
Lufkin DPS and the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office are on the scene of a two vehicle crash, where a car was forced into a house.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 9:11 AM EDT2013-05-20 13:11:23 GMT
DPS officials confirm that one person is dead following an accident involving a motorcycle and an 18-wheeler .Authorities say the accident happened near the intersection of County Road 2142 and County RoadMore >>
DPS officials confirm that one person is dead following an accident involving a motorcycle and an 18-wheeler.More >>