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Articles by David Reutter

Kentucky Consolidated Local Government Entitled to Sovereign Immunity

The court’s December 17, 2020, opinion was issued in an appeal brought by the Estate of James Hatcher. ...

Former Georgia Sheriff Deputies Denied Immunity in Criminal Case for Taser Death of Unarmed Man

Class Action Lawsuit Over COVID at Chesapeake, MD Jail Reaches Settlement

It alleged that, in less than one month, ...

DOJ: Florida Women’s Prison Subjects Prisoners to Unconstitutional Risk of Sexual Abuse

Rep. Diane Hart filed legislation in January 2021 to create a volunteer Citizens Oversight Council ...

New Hampshire Prisoner Sues to Enforce Conditions of Consent Decree

Court Orders In-Person Inspection of Michigan Facility to Determine COVID-19 Policy Compliance

“Through filings submitted as part of the bail process and supplemental briefing, the Court has repeatedly received information suggesting ...

NY Prisoner Entitled to Release Upon Reaching Conditional Release Date

PA Lawsuit Claims Allegheny County Jail Sergeant Brutalized Disabled Women

GEO Group Puts Money, Lobbyist into Defeating Bill to Prohibit Private Prisons in Virginia

Virginia has one private prison, Lawrenceville Correctional Center (LCC). The GEO ...

Federal Agencies Rack Up Nearly One Thousand Arrest-Related or In-Custody Deaths in Two Years, DOJ Report Finds

The DOJ report was ...