Franklin County Jail

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6:30 am
Fri February 7, 2014

Court Dismisses Use Of Force Claims By County Jail Inmate

The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Thursday rejected a Franklin County jail inmate's claim that guards used excessive force when shocking him with a taster at the lock-up and later at a hospital.

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7:43 am
Thu January 10, 2013

More Franklin County Jail Guards Recommended

Franklin County Commissioners are reviewing a management study that outlines potential changes to the sheriff's office.

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8:02 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Lawsuit Against Jail Guards Dismissed

A federal district judge has dismissed a Franklin County jail inmate's claims that guards used excessive force when shocking him with a taser at the jail and  later at a hospital.

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9:34 am
Thu October 4, 2012

Franklin County Settles More Excessive Force Lawsuits

Franklin County has agreed to settle excessive use of force lawsuits filed by four former county jail inmates who were shocked with tasers.

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9:54 am
Thu September 27, 2012

County Jail Inmate Attempts Suicide

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies say a county jail inmate is hospitalized after hanging himself in his cell last week.

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