What is actionable for bringing a jail death case?+

To present a successful wrongful death claim, the jail has to have acted beyond careless or negligent. Prisoner’s have an Eight Amendment Constitutional right not to be injured or killed from deliberate indifference to a serious medical need. Two elements must be proven; a serious objective medical condition and deliberate indifference to the condition. An inmate is dependent upon the jailers to provide their medicines and monitor their serious medical conditions.

What damages can be recoverable in a jail death?+

All wrongful death damages and Attorneys fees under Section 1983 of the Federal Code

If a loved one has died in jail due to deliberate neglect, what should I do?+

Obtain the Autopsy report and call Attorneys who have handled these matters. Brown and Szaller can get you to the right experts and move your case in the right direction.

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