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is it legal for a county jail to charge prisoners for doctor

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is it legal for a county jail to charge prisoners for doctor visits and acquistion fees for getting their prescriptions filled
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I think the answer is that they can charge but only if there are funds available in the prisoner's account. I don't think they can refuse medical treatment if the inmate has no funds.
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