JM: Did you have regular access to telephones? Tom: In the pods they have phones and allow a fifteen
minutes a day. And the same people were on there
all the time you
JM: What types of charges applied for calling people? How much money would you guess the average inmate spends per week on phone calls? Tom: You need to set up a line on the outside with a
$50 deposit per line and then they charge $1.25
JM: Did you need to buy phone cards to call out? Tom: No, you could only set up that outside line and
you would have to do it by writing a letter to
someone on the outside.
JM: Did the jail screen your calls? Tom: Yep, they did.