University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "When an Old Law Makes It Hard to Fix a Troubled Jail"
Date Sep 13, 2016
Author Alysia Santo
External Link https://www.themarshallproject.org/2016/09/13/when-an-old-law-makes-it-hard-to-fix-a-troub...
Abstract The Harris County Jail in Houston is among the nation’s largest, and it’s also one of the most deadly. Within the last decade, scores of inmates have died, often from a lack of prompt medical care or staff misconduct, according to several independent investigations.
Source The Marshall Project


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case U.S. CRIPA Investigation of Harris County (TX) jail (JC-TX-0026)

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