Category Archives: #ExcessiveForce

The .@FBI doesn’t follow up on tips. Or pay attention to the news. #DeadInmates #DeadVeterans

Medical examiner doubts veteran’s death in Brevard jail was an accident Brevard’s medical examiner, Dr. Sajid Qaiser, concluded that [Gregory Lloyd] Edwards died of “excited delirium and complications” due to “hyperactive and violent state with subsequent restraint.” He ruled the … Continue reading

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Former @FL_Corrections Secretary Julie #DeadInmates Jones found a new job. God help New Mexico.

Lujan Grisham says her administration will look into Hepatitis C prison problems Lujan Grisham, who has been on the job for five weeks, last week named Julie Jones, a former Florida corrections secretary, to take over the corrections system and … Continue reading

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Time on Ice: Florida Officials Torture Prisoners With Freezing Strip Cells

“As Fyodor Dostoyevsky once said, to understand society one need only look inside its prisons.”

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#OperationPush: @FL_Corrections’ inmates to peacefully refuse to work starting today … #MLKday

Mega News Published on Jan 14, 2018 Florida Prison Strike Planned for Martin Luther King Day 2018 | Miami New Times “Our goal is to make the Governor realize that it will cost the state of Florida millions of dollars … Continue reading

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#LoveFL’s #DeadInmates … What becomes of the brokenhearted?

    Five years ago today, Darren Rainey was scalded to death in a locked shower at Dade Correctional Institution. The shower had previously been used by corrections officers on other mentally ill inmates to quiet them down. Nothing is … Continue reading

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.@TheJusticeDept, attn: #TomWheeler – #LoveFL needs you to keep your word, quickly

With Florida inmates dying of starvation, medical neglect and violence in increasing numbers, outpacing other states, we must push Tom Wheeler to be as good as his word, without any delay … a new bill intends to impose harsh new … Continue reading

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Every option a life-threat to @FL_Corrections’ #CagedCrusader

Originally posted on Harold Hempstead – Caged Crusader:
“He squeezed my throat and said, “you could have had a serious accident, but instead your being spared.  Don’t forget that.  You hear me?” When the Sgt. let go of my throat,…

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