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My friend is incarcerated In a Correctional Facility and the living conditions are stomach-churning. How can he file a suit?

Springfield, IL |

They live with filth, vermin and a paucity of bathrooms.

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There are many avenues for inmates to file suit. One are the resources available in the jail another are organizations which help I mates with legal council

Contact local consel

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Here is a link to the prison litigation reform act.

http://criminal.findlaw.com/criminal-rights/prison-litigation-reform-act.html

Must comply with this before any suit can be filed. Have him file grievances right away.

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Any interested citizen can contact the DOC IG about non regulation detention.

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In addition to what my distinguished colleagues have said, kindly note that inmates file pro se civil suits all the time. There are numerous inmate colleagues as well as the prison library volunteers available to assist pro se inmate litigants. All the best.

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