tax evasion

The Judge Who Invented Ferguson's Debtor's Prisons Owes $170K In Taxes

The Judge Who Invented Ferguson's Debtor's Prisons Owes $170K In Taxes

Ronald J Brockmeyer, the judge who just resigned after filling Ferguson's coffers by fining its poorest residents and sent them to inhumane, overcrowded prisons when they couldn't pay a few hundred dollars -- stands accused of fixing fines for his cronies, and owes $170K in unpaid taxes.