Florida Inmates Complain Of “Sadistic” Gas Use

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http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/local/state/orl-locprisons13091303sep13,0,6154738.story?coll=orl-news-headlines-state Twenty-two prisoners Florida inmates have asked a federal court to stop what they contend is the growing "sadistic" use of pepper spray and tear gas by state correctional officers, the Orlando Sentinel says. A class-action lawsuit was filed in Fort Myers by inmates -- many suffering from mental illness -- who say they have been gassed, often when already locked in one . . .

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