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Fired Pennsylvania Prison Guard Gets 45 Days For Freezing Shackles

From the article: “A fired guard must spend 45 days in jail for placing freezing shackles on a female inmate after she previously complained about how cold the metal restraints could be.”

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PA: Schuylkill County Prison guard who harassed inmate rehired, sued

From the article: “The county fired Preneta, Michael J. Galavage, Pottsville, and John D. Yeager, Pottsville, on the same day, saying they had assaulted Brandon Moyer, provided false information and failed to provide other information during an official investigation, and did not file a written report on using force on an inmate.”

But an arbitrator ruled that the county violated the union agreement and the county has rehired him.  The inmate, now in a state correctional institution, is suing.

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