German inmates treated to McDonald’s

Inmates started eating from the golden arches after the food suppliers cancelled the prison contract earlier this month.

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The inmates mark off their choices and officers pick up their orders from a McDonald’s nearby.
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BERGISCH GLADBACK, Germany — Inmates at a German prison have been eating McDonald’s burgers after a food supply contract fell through.

Deutsche Welle reports the inmates at the short-term facility are given the choice of a hamburger, cheeseburger or veggie burger for lunch and other items for breakfast.
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Bigger burgers were reportedly too expensive.

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Police spokesman Richard Barz told the newspaper Bergische Landeszeitung that the location and the round-the-clock availability made them decide on McDonald’s.