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Simon Frodsham, 41, who was educated at a fee-paying private school, had his ASBO imposed seven years ago and it has three more years to run.
Yesterday he appeared in court for breaching the order for the 26th time – by walking down his home town's high street in Lytham, Lancs.
After hearing about the latest incident Barry Birch, the chairman of the bench, said: "We find it abhorrent that in this day and age a man is arrested for merely walking into an area.
The total cost of corrections in the 50 states was more than $49 billion in 2007.
Prison costs in 2007 increased six times faster than increases for education.
Average annual cost per prisoner was $23,876. Rhode Island spent the most, at $44,860, and Louisiana the least, at $13,009.