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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Corrections
State Board of Local and Regional Jails
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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8/28/13  3:15 pm
Commenter: Salle Ann Gill, St. Jude Catholic Church, Radford

Minimal restraints, if any, for pregnant women

I urge your support for humane treatment of pregnant women inmates for their own sake and that of the children to whom they give birth.

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