BLOGGER COMMENTS: Once again State Senator Arthur Orr will seek to amend an arcane and despicable law that allows sheriffs to pocket "leftover" money from feeding inmates. This time may be the charm. Morgan County solved the problem by overwhelmingly approving an amendment this fall. The negative publicity from Morgan and Etowah counties and from the 47 county sheriffs who refused to provide food funding records may have turned the tide of public opinion. As Orr put it: I think the mood is to change what we have and settle it once and for all," he said.
Here's the link: https://whnt.com/2019/01/30/alabama-senator-to-propose-jail-food-funding-bill-in-upcoming-legislative-session/
No point in adding blogger comments. You know what we think about it. Good luck, Senator Orr.