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From Cornwall, with consternation … [updated]

  Frank Lee Smith died screaming from inadequate pain management for cancer on Florida’s death row. Months later, he was posthumously exonerated. Jeffrey Srang received inappropriate care for his cancer within Florida’s prison system. He was released early – under … Continue reading

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What the media should have told y’all about @FLGovScott/@ScottforFlorida and #DeadInmates before November 6th

  These photos of Darren Rainey’s remains aren’t the only gruesome autopsy photos of Florida’s dead inmates that I’ve looked at. They’re not even all of the gruesome autopsy photos of Darren that I’ve looked at. I’d like the nightmarish … Continue reading

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No one deserves to die the way Larry Mark did in a #LoveFL lockup. No one.

Prisoner kills cellmate, heads to chow hall with victim’s ear on a necklace, sources say Read more here: https://www.miamiherald.com/news/special-reports/florida-prisons/article218386225.html#storylink=cpy Aubrey Land, a former inspector with the Florida prison system, said that gangs are controlling many of the state’s 50 prisons. … Continue reading

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After five years in solitary confinement …

Published on Jan 17, 2017 Heather Chapman’s bipolar son was sentenced to 10 years in prison for robbery at age 19. She says his condition has worsened since then, due in large part to his time in isolation. She’s afraid … Continue reading

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@McKinleyPLewis loves his job.

McKinley Lewis is the spokesperson for the Florida Department of Corrections, and he loves his job, apparently because he gets to be a part of the FDoC’s plan to convince the public that our prisons no longer imperils inmates, which … Continue reading

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@MiamiHerald reporting on @FL_Corrections denial of care falls short

Lawsuit claims Florida inmates are denied surgeries Three inmates are suing the Florida Department of Corrections and medical contractor Corizon, alleging Corizon refused to provide medically necessary surgical procedures in an effort to keep costs down. The class-action lawsuit, which … Continue reading

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Some reasons why it’s not okay for prisons to destroy “inventory”

Forged Drug Test Results May Free Tens of Thousands From Prison A recent Supreme Judicial Court ruling is expected to free tens of thousands from prison. Those who are expected to be impacted by Monday’s decision are those whose drug … Continue reading

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