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Jury Awards Tourists $650K In Katrina Jail Lawsuit
Posted on 18 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - (AP) A federal jury in New Orleans has awarded more than $650,000 to two Ohio tourists arrested for public drunkenness and jailed for more than a month in the chaotic days after Hurricane Katrina. Full version available to lexis.com subscribers... Read More

Jail Inmate: Lack Of Porn Violates U.S. Constitution
Posted on 6 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. - (AP) A Michigan jail inmate says he's being subjected to cruel and unusual punishment because he can't have pornography. In a handwritten lawsuit, 21-year-old Kyle Richards claims his civil rights are being violated at the... Read More