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FBI files Color of Law suit over 2012 Rikers Island death.

Feds charge New York prison official with denying help to dying inmate — RT USA Terrence Pendergrass — a 49-year-old Rikers Island Department of Correction officer — was accused Monday afternoon of “deliberately ignoring the urgent medical needs” of an … Continue reading

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SFGate corrected their spelling in Tim Cole story, not their misrepresentation.

Correction: Tim Cole-Memorial story – SFGate Cole was convicted in 1985 of raping a fellow Texas Tech student. He was sentenced to 25 years in prison. In 1999, he died from complications from asthma. A state judge in 2009 ordered … Continue reading

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