Skip navigation

Search

27 results
Five Years after Implementation, PREA Standards Remain Inadequate by Derek Gilna “We should not be tolerating rape in prison.” – President Barack Obama, July 2015 by Derek Gilna The Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA), passed unanimously by Congress in 2003, was a rare instance of bipartisan cooperation, and its passage signaled ...
Oregon Prison Guard Freed on Sex Charge, Victim Detained as Material Witness by "She was in chains,” said Betsy Rawls, an attorney representing a former prisoner who was incarcerated as a material witness against the prison guard who sexually abused her. “Belly chains and shackles. And she’s the victim.” The ...
Illinois Prisoner Fatally Shot after Standoff; Hostages File Lawsuit by On May 13, 2017, police shot and killed Kane County jail prisoner Tywon M. Salters at the Delnor Hospital in Geneva after he took first one and then another nurse hostage while recovering from surgery. The nurses filed suit against ...
What Are Correction Officers So Afraid Of? by Dana Goldstein Besides the danger, being ignored. by Dana Goldstein, The Marshall Project If you're a correction officer (CO), you know what each day is likely to have in store: a treadmill of stress and often nastiness, in an environment outsiders rarely think ...
Article • March 13, 2017
Another Oregon Guard Arrested for Sex with Prisoner by An Oregon prison guard faces eleven felony sex abuse charges and a misdemeanor official misconduct charge for having sex with a female prisoner, according to court documents and the Oregon State Police. Edgar P. Mickles, 50, began working at the Coffee ...
Pennsylvania Blames Prison Clerk for Her Rape by Prisoner by David Reutter In response to a female secretary who was raped by a prisoner at Pennsylvania’s State Correctional Institution – Rockview in 2013, the State Attorney General’s office filed a pleading that blamed the woman for her rape. As PLN ...
Brief • March 14, 2016
Rode v Credio, AZ, Def MTD, failure to protect staff rape, 2014 Case 2:14-cv-02354-SRB Document 12 Filed 12/19/14 Page 1 of 7 1 2 THOMAS C. HORNE ATTORNEY GENERAL 6 JONATHAN WEISBARD (012011) Assistant Attorney General 1275 W. Washington Phoenix, Arizona 85007-2926 Telephone: (602) 542-8622 Fax: (602) 542-3393 DefensePhx@azag.gov Jonathan.Weisbard@azag.gov ...
Brief • March 14, 2016
Rode v Credio, Order - settled, failure to protect staff rape, 2015 Case 2:14-cv-02354-SRB Document 89 Filed 12/22/15 Page 1 of 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 7 FOR THE DISTRICT OF ARIZONA 8 9 Christine Rode, No. CV-14-02354-PHX-SRB Plaintiff, 10 11 v. ...
Brief • March 14, 2016
Rode v Credio, Settlement Agreement, failure to protect staff rape, 2015
Publication • February 16, 2016
Commissioner's Report on July 12 Hostage Incident, DE CC, DE DOC, 2004 THE COMMISSIONER'S REPORT ON THE JULY 12, 2004 HOSTAGE INCIDENT AT THE DELAWARE CORRECTIONAL CENTER ISSUED OCTOBER 06, 2004 Pos ed by The ew�oµrn�I TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Executive Swnmary II. Security Overview: Pages 1 - 5 Hostage ...
Article • October 15, 2015
Filed under: Prisoner-Staff Assault
$300,000 Award to Wisconsin Prison Employee Raped by Prisoner by $300,000 Award to Wisconsin Prison Employee Raped by Prisoner A Wisconsin federal jury awarded $300,000 to a female prison-employee who was raped by a prisoner. At the time of the rape, the woman was a payroll and benefits specialist at ...
Washington State Not Required to Prove Current Dangerousness for Civil Commitment as Sexually Violent Predator by On October 1, 2009, the en banc Supreme Court of Washington ruled that the state was not required to prove a sex offender would reoffend within the foreseeable future to civilly commit him as ...
Department of Justice Report on Prison Rape Elimination Act by Matthew Clarke Department of Justice Report on Prison Rape Elimination Act by Matt Clarke In September 2007, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) released the annual report for calendar 2006 on DOJ’s implementation ...
Disciplinary Rule Description Rather than Title Controls by The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has held that “it is the content of what is contained under a title that is critical in most instances, not the title” of a prison disciplinary rule (DR). This ruling comes in the appeal ...
Disciplinary Rule Description Rather than Title Controls by The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has held that "it is the content of what is contained under a title that is critical in most instances, not the title" of a "disciplinary rule"(DR). That ruling comes in the appeal of a ...
Disciplinary Rule Description Rather than Title Controls by The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has held that "it is the content of what is contained under a title that is critical in most instances, not the title" of a "disciplinary rule"(DR). That ruling comes in the appeal of a ...
$1,135,000 Paid to Massachusetts Prison Guard for Rape by A Massachusetts prison guard in her 20's was working at MCI- Shirley when a prisoner defeated his cell's locking mechanism and brutally beat and raped her. She sued the manufacturer and contractor of the precast modular jail cells. There was a ...
Article • January 15, 2007 • from PLN January, 2007
New York Prison Worker Not Kidnapped/Raped Long Enough For Compensation by Gary Hunter On December 28, 2004, a 52-year old female employee at New York?s Camp Cass juvenile facility was accosted by 16-year old Michael Elston who choked her, banged her head against a wall and raped her at knife-point. ...
CSC Pays Public Defender Social Worker $125,000 for Rape in Juvenile Facility by A former social worker with the Baltimore public defenders office in Maryland, who said she was raped by a 15-year-old boy she was a visiting at the Charles H. Hickley, Jr. School settled a civil lawsuit on ...
Wisconsin Prison Employee Raped By Prisoner Awarded $366,000 by On April 8, 2005, a federal jury awarded $366,000 to a Wisconsin prison employee who was raped by a prisoner. The 51-year-old female plaintiff, a non-security employee of the Wisconsin Department of Corrections was raped by a knife-wielding prisoner on December ...
Page 1 of 2. | 1 2 | Next »