The justice system in Kansas imposes thousands of dollars in debt on youth and their families– debt that many Kansans can’t afford to pay. The Kansas Debt Free Justice Coalition is fighting for the removal of all youth fines and fees as part of a national campaign to end debt-based systems of justice. As part of this work, the ACLU of Kansas wanted to know: what do Kansans know about the fines and fees crisis, and what do they think about reform?
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