Judge dismisses civil rights claims in Hagerstown inmate’s death

A federal judge this week dismissed – at least for now -- civil rights claims brought against state prison personnel by the family of a prisoner beaten to death by his cellmate in a western Maryland penitentiary. Benjamin Hall’s family failed to sufficiently allege the personnel “acted with deliberate indifference” to his safety or had “actual ...

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