Marketplace PM for March 9, 2006
A men's group filed suit in federal court today, pressing the case for a father's right not to pay support for a child he never wanted. Sarah Gardner reports that winning the case will be a long shot, but that wasn't really why it was filed, anyway.
A growing percentage of the 2 million people now behind bars in this country are over 65. Commentator Herb Hoelter says there's a better alternative for them than prison.