in Newswire May 30, 2018

Lawsuit Claims Mass. Sheriff, Securus Involved in 'Kickback Scheme' to Overcharge Prisoners for Phone Calls

by Erin Gilmore

Last Updated on May 30, 2018

Pearson et al. v. Hodgson et al.

Filed: May 30, 2018 § 1:18-cv-11130

Securus Technologies, Inc. and the Sheriff of Bristol County, Massachusetts are facing a proposed class action that claims Securus charges “grossly inflated” prices for telephone calls made from Bristol County correctional facilities.

Defendant(s)

Securus Technologies

Law(s)

State(s)

Massachusetts

Last Updated on May 30, 2018 — 3:05 PM

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