Teens at Angola facility maced, held in lengthy isolation, youths say in legal filings

Two teens held at a new juvenile lockup in a former death row building at Angola said in court filings that youth there have been pepper sprayed, held in solitary confinement for hours with breaks only for showers and regularly had aggressive run-ins with Department of Corrections guards.

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Posted by Tamika McDonaldon January 11, 2023and categorized as Awards, Client Story, Events, Featured, News, Reports, Uncategorized