(CBS Detroit) — Prison reform activists are calling on the NBA to cut ties with the Detroit Piston’s owner.
Activists say a prison telecom company owned by tom gores contradicts the league’s “Black Lives Matter” stance.READ MORE: Missed Gov. Whitmer's Press Conference? Here's Her Update On The State's Response To COVID-19
Gores’ company sets prices for phone calls to jailed inmates charging $14 for a 15-minute call in some cases.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 7,955 New COVID-19 Cases, 33 Deaths Wednesday
A spokesperson for the company said gores is reinvesting profits into Detroit area non-profits.MORE NEWS: Detroit Chief: Rep. Tlaib’s Tweets About Police ‘Disgusting’
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