Viewers Voice: Minor offenders staying in jail longer while taxpayers pay for it
Viewers react to an order that some minor offenders are not allowed to post bond leading to the possibility of tax payers paying for their crimes. Video by fox4now.comvideo
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - We're hearing from many viewers on a story Fox Four first broke about people not being allowed to post bond for minor offenses while the taxpayer may end up footing the bill.
Lee county courts are now denying bond to some offenders until their first court appearance after Chief Judge Jay Rosman signed an administrative order mack in March.