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Lawsuit claims jailer misconduct in inmate death
Tuesday June 24th 2014, 2:40 am Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The family of an inmate who died after a jailhouse fight has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office. The lawsuit alleges that deputies used pepper spray on 40-year-old Willie Lee after he complained about chest pains and trouble breathing. It also alleges that the deputies beat and kicked him before his death in March. Nola.comThe Times ... [News Source]