At Louisiana's Angola Prison, Lawsuit Claims, the Sick Face Neglect, Isolation, and Death

Men incarceratedĀ at the Louisiana State Penitentiary, commonly known as Angola, are suing prison officials and the Louisiana Department of Corrections for failing to provide adequate healthcare to the more than 6,000 peopleĀ currently heldĀ there. In a scathing, 63-page complaint, lawyers representing Angolaā€™s prisonĀ population allege that menĀ are routinely denied appropriate medical care, resulting in ā€œunnecessary pain and […]