That’s one step in the right direction. Read CAPTIVE AUDIENCE: HOW COMPANIES MAKE MILLIONS CHARGING PRISONERS TO SEND AN EMAIL For companies like JPay, the business model is simple: Whatever it costs to send a message, prisoners and their families will find a way to pay it.

What about the 49 other states?! Some have similar cases pending, but all SHOULD!

 

CAPTIVE AUDIENCE: HOW COMPANIES MAKE MILLIONS CHARGING PRISONERS TO SEND AN EMAIL For companies like JPay, the business model is simple: Whatever it costs to send a message, prisoners and their families will find a way to pay it.

 

A suit claiming that the private company contracted to provide phone services at nearly every New Jersey correctional facility charges improperly inflated rates has been granted class action status.