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Jail Death

Sandra Bland's Family Got A Settlement, But The Fight Isn't Over

The Huffington Post | Dana Liebelson | Posted 09.16.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― An attorney for the family of Sandra Bland, a 28-year-old black woman who was found hanging in her jail cell days after she was arreste...

President Obama Won't Get a Chance to Visit Sandra Bland Behind Bars

Will Bunch | Posted 07.17.2016 | Politics
Will Bunch

The fact that her death occurred at the start of Obama's week-long criminal-justice policy offensive is profoundly depressing. That Monday, Obama used a pen to free 46 federal prisoners, but off-camera, Sandra Bland was suffocating under decades of racial bias and bigotry.

ACLU Requests Video Release Of Controversial Jail Death

custody death | Posted 06.26.2011 | Denver

The ACLU of Colorado has filed an open record's request for the city to release video footage in the July 2010 in-custody death of a homeless sick inm...

Authorities Investigating Woman's Mysterious Jail Death

KMGH Denver | Alan Gathright | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Larimer County authorities are investigating the death of a 25-year-old female jail inmate at a local hospital Sunday....