Tag: Prisoners’ health

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FORT MADISON, Iowa — Officials say an inmate attacked a guard at the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison, inflicting minor injuries. ...
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COLUMBIA, S.C. — Counselors at a South Carolina prison wing where four inmates were strangled to death in a cell last year routinely announced...
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LINCOLN, Neb. — A federal judge has dismissed portions of a lawsuit that says Nebraska's overcrowded prisons give inadequate health care, overuse solitary confinement...
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LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan attorney general's office has asked a judge to sentence a disgraced Michigan sports doctor to 40 to 125 years...
APNewsBreak: Experts to study prison health care after riot

DOVER, Del. — State officials are hiring independent experts to review inmate access to health care and the prisoner grievance system in the wake...
Sheriff criticizes mental health system as inmate found dead

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A Virginia sheriff says an inmate who died in jail was mentally ill, and he's criticizing the state's mental health...
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FALL RIVER, Mass. — A lawsuit filed against officials at a Massachusetts county jail alleges that mentally ill inmates are often held in solitary...
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Gov. Kay Ivey's 2018 State of the State address given Tuesday. Remarks as prepared: ...
The Latest: Ivey: ‘We have lifted the dark cloud’

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The Latest on the Alabama legislative session (all times local): ...
Gov. Ivey, lawmakers begin election year session

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey will take center stage Tuesday as she gives her first State of the State address since being...

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