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A Foreseeable Suicide May Create Liability

In Turney v. Waterbury, 375 F.3d 756 (8th Cir. 2005)  the United States Court of Appeal for the 8th Circuit reviewed a case in which Sheriff Watebury, of the Bennett County, South Dakota Sheriff’s Department was sued in his official and individual [...]

By |2018-08-24T12:48:42+00:00May 10th, 2010|Jails|

9th Circuit: Strip Search and Self Surrender

You are viewing an article from the 9th Circuit Self-surrenders are those persons who have been previously sentenced and are turning themselves in for incarceration.  A number of courts have held that these persons may be strip searched since they [...]

By |2018-07-10T13:57:39+00:00December 23rd, 2009|Jails|
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