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Is it legal for a jail to put someone who had just been jumped and received stitches into the drunk tank? Leave them there for days without meds/showe

Asked on Oct 07th, 2017 on Civil Rights - Tennessee
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Answered on Oct 08th, 2017 at 3:28 AM
Sorry, can't answer because it depends on all the facts and circumstances. Generally, a jail has broad discretion in the handling of prisoners and the courts do not get involved.

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