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Police: 17 injured in 400-inmate brawl at Tucson prison

A fight involving more than 400 inmates broke out Sunday morning at a prison near Tucson, Arizona, leaving 17 prisoners injured along with two members of the prison staff, according to The Associated Press. While it’s not clear what started the brawl, authorities said it appeared to break down along…

Judge: no constitutional right to matzoh and grape juice

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge has ruled that an inmate does not have a constitutionally protected right to matzoh and grape juice. Christopher Henry, who was convicted of first-degree sodomy, claimed “permanent trauma” and malnourishment and requested nearly $10 billion in damages for what he called a violation…

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