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Articles by Robert Bensing

Lawsuits Target Georgia Prison Abuse

by Robert Bensing, Esq.

Prisoners in Georgia have recently filed two lawsuits, challenging the Georgia Department of Corrections' (GDC) shakedowns of Georgia prisons. A shakedown entails a search of an entire prison's prisoner population and prisoner living areas. While the shakedowns are ostensibly to discover contraband, many prisoners have alleged ...