Forgotten Majority

Advocating for the just and humane treatment of those who are incarcerated.

Tag: General Revenue Fund

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    According to an article in the October 2009 issue of the Prison Legal News,  profits from Florida’s prison canteens were transferred in 1996 from the Inmate Welfare Fund to the state’s General Revenue Fund.  The Inmate Welfare Fund was used to fund recreational programs and activities but since its elimination, programs must rely heavily on donations to operate.  So, […]