The family of Timothy Conwell, 38, of Willow Wood, Ohio … defendants the Lawrence County Commissioners, Lawrence County Sheriff Jeffery Lawless, jail physician Dr. Rodolfo Canos, Jr., and jail employees Derek Newman, Robert Curnell and Sue Mays……. — an inmate who died in the Lawrence County Jail last year — has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit in United States District Court in Cincinnati, according to their attornies Al Gerhardstein and Jennifer Branch…“This civil rights action challenges defendants’ failure to provide adequate medical care to Timothy Conwell, who was suffering from a severe oxycodone overdose as he was booked into and held at the Lawrence County Jail … “The Conwell family hopes through this case to trigger reforms that will prevent the deaths of future inmates suffering from drug overdoses” more>> Portsmouth Daily Times
Ohis, Ohio Presidential Election Voting History may well be the swing state in the national elections, but when Gandalf looks at the state’s law enforcement, which reflects the health of the state’s institutions; he finds this: Fewer jail inspectors has consequences | The Columbus Dispatch
State last inspected local jails in 2008 | The Columbus Dispatch
Governor of Ohio Inspects Newark Jail and Questions Officials. – View
By THOMAS J. SHEERAN AP CLEVELAND — A murder defendant freed after spending nearly 25 years on death row in a botched prosecution had a chance to watch an unobstructed sunrise Friday – and then plan a family reunion.
FYI GANDALF’S STAFF Here is an example of how cases like Cole’s should have been handled but Lubbock’s DA chooses instead to do damage control. Gandalf … I asked him for help and he refused and for good reason, they have a lot to hide…The cases shouldn’t have taken two decades to crack. Evidence of Warterfield’s likely involvement had been sitting untouched and ignored for more than 16 years in Dallas County files but was recently discovered by Watkins’ Conviction Integrity Unit, which examines possible innocence cases. Dallas architect wrongly suspected in rape and stabbing death of SMU
False Confessions – The Innocence Project – News and Information …