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$99,000 to Settle Claim Over Use of Four-Point Restraints

by Christopher Zoukis

The federal Bureau of Prisons settled a claim that alleged abusive use of "four-point" restraints in United States Penitentiary Atlanta, Georgia in the late 1990s.

Three prisoners held at USP Atlanta who were subjected to immobilization in four-point restraints filed suit over the practice in federal district ...


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