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Pa. Federal Inmate Sues Over Discarded Sandwiches
Posted on 6 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LORETTO, Pa. - (AP) An inmate of a federal prison in central Pennsylvania is suing, saying he was wrongly punished for "theft" when all he did was take about 30 sandwiches that a vendor threw in the garbage while restocking a dining hall machine... Read More

Inmate Who Was Savagely Beaten Sues Pa. County
Posted on 6 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SCRANTON, Pa. - (AP) An inmate who suffered a near-fatal beating at a northeastern Pennsylvania prison claims in a federal lawsuit that prison officials showed "deliberate indifference" and ignored warnings about his safety. The suit was filed... Read More