warrant http://kplu.org en Debtor’s proposal: no get out of jail free card http://kplu.org/post/debtor%E2%80%99s-proposal-no-get-out-jail-free-card <p>A follow up now to a story we brought you last fall on people who are sent to jail for failing to pay their debts, like a medical bill. A proposal moving through the legislature would toughen standards for debt collection agencies. It wouldn&rsquo;t ban the practice of jailing people who owe money.</p><p>Last September, we introduced you to Janelle Leslie of Newport near Spokane. She described the night she called the police for help and ended up getting arrested for a warrant she didn&rsquo;t know about. Sat, 26 Mar 2011 01:07:44 +0000 Austin Jenkins & KPLU News Staff 1079 at http://kplu.org Debtor’s proposal: no get out of jail free card