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U.S. Accuses Alabama State Prisons Of Failing To Protect Inmates From Abuse

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U.S. Accuses Alabama State Prisons Of Failing To Protect Inmates From Abuse

U.S. Accuses Alabama State Prisons Of Failing To Protect Inmates From Abuse

According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, the US Justice Department accused Alabama's state prisons of regularly violating the constitutional rights of inmates by failing to protect them from violence and sexual abuse.

Prosecutors and the country's top civil rights law enforcement official reportedly claim to possess evidence that the state was violating prisoners' Eighth Amendment protection against cruel and unusual punishment.

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U.S. Accuses Alabama State Prisons Of Failing To Protect Inmates From Abuse

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