纽约赖克斯岛囚犯的家人发现了死亡计划 $  25 对城市的百万诉讼, 律师说

七月 10 以利亚·穆罕默德之死, 31, 已促使一名惩教人员被解雇,并呼吁关闭监狱. 穆罕默德被关押在乔治 R. 维尔诺中心, a high-security jail on Rikers Island, since June on an assault charge.

He was the tenth inmate to die this year, 纽约时报报道.

Incarceration at a Rikers Island Jail should not be a death sentence,” Sanford Rubenstein, an attorney for Muhammad’s family, said in a statement attached to a notice of claim that a lawsuit is forthcoming. “The family of Elijah Muhammad will fully cooperate with the investigation of his wrongful death by the New York City Department of Investigation.

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