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Clayton County jail bans ink pens

by Robin Kemp Attorneys in a federal class action suit alleging that Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill failed to protect detainees from COVID-19 say the Clayton County Jail has declared ink pens contraband, thereby preventing communication with attorneys about the case. The pens in the jail are special collapsible safety pens, but jail staff allegedly […]

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