Inmates Sue Hodgson
A lawsuit filed against officials at a Massachusetts county jail alleges that mentally ill inmates are often held in solitary confinement with little treatment.
Daily Fee Could Return
BOSTON - A practice that has been dormant in the Bristol County House of Correction for over a decade could return under a bill under review by the legislature's Joint Committee on the Judiciary.
The bill, an Act Authorizing Sheriffs to Impose Fees, would allow correctional facilities in the state to…