Mark Sorsaia

Settlement in jail lawsuit would pay some inmates who lived in alleged ‘inhumane conditions’

BY: and - November 9, 2023

Current and former inmates at Southern Regional Jail could receive $4 million under a proposed settlement that would tie up a lawsuit over inhumane conditions at the facility. The proposed agreement was laid out before a federal judge on Thursday in Beckley, West Virginia. The class-action lawsuit, filed in 2022, said that inmates were denied […]