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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
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Department of Corrections
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State Board of Local and Regional Jails
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Minimum Standards for Jails and Lockups [6 VAC 15 ‑ 40]
Action Amend Minimum Standards for Jails and Lockups to add requirements on restraint of pregnant offenders
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ends 9/27/2013
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7/29/13  2:18 pm
Commenter: Connie Buttimer

Limit restraints on pregnant inmates
 

Restraining inmates who are in labor/delivery is cruel and unusual punishment.

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