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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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“Compassion fatigue” not a factor of Andre Sheffield’s in-custody Brevard medical negligence death

Staff disciplined after jailed Florida teen’s death | Miami Herald Miami Herald For more than a decade, Florida juvenile justice administrators have been on notice: Children are not supposed to die in state custody for lack of the same medical … Continue reading

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Per @FSU (?): @FL_Corrections asks M.E. to release findings on Darren Rainey’s death

DOC Head Jones Calls For Release Of Findings Into Mentally Ill Inmate’s Death | WFSU In 2012, Darren Rainey died, after he was allegedly locked in a scalding, hot shower at Dade Correctional Institution in South Florida … … Now, … Continue reading

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On planet Gannett, all’s well that doesn’t end well for #DeadInmates

County responds to grand jury jail recommendations A grand jury found no grounds for criminal charges after a fatal April explosion at Escambia County Jail, but the jury did offer a series of six recommendations for improving jail safety … … Continue reading

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Treasure Coasters – mark your calendars for 9/29 thusly: #ScaldedToDeath

TCPA Events   6:30 pm, Monday September 29, 2014, General Meeting:    MEETING TOPIC: Prison Conditions for the Mentally Ill: A presentation and book-signing by George Mallinchrodt, author of: Getting Away With Murder. Why are the ACLU, Amnesty Internationl, and other civil … Continue reading

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When corrections facilities pretend they’re hospitals, people die.

Marlene Yarnall found dead in Bucks County prison cell | Regional: Southeastern PA – Home Marlene Yarnall found dead in Bucks County prison cell | Regional: Southeastern PA – Home. ———————————- Putting Marlene Yarnall through detox in a corrections facility … Continue reading

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DJJ to privatize five facilities | The Florida Current

The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice will privatize its five remaining residential facilities by next year. The agency has been using prevention services to work with offenders at home and sending those considered high-risk to a residential facility. DJJ to … Continue reading

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