As the Durham County Jail Plans to Roll Out Video Visitation, Activists Don’t Trust the Sheriff’s Intentions | Durham County | Indy Week

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Critics, however, contend that the program is a thinly veiled move to eliminate in-person visits altogether and profit from incarceration by eventually charging visitors to use the service.

“What the sheriff is asking us to believe is just ridiculous,” says Greg Williams, with the Inside-Outside Alliance.

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