My son Tarus Rhone was denied oxygen for his severe chronic blood disease by the nurse that gives meds an see to the inmates in medical.when he ask to be taken to the hospital he was told that he had to wait cause the nurse had sent out 3 people in medical already. It took more than 8 hrs for tarus to finally go to the hosiptal, his blood pressure had already shot very high, there the doctors had to get his bloodpressure down before he was treated for pain. Im concerned as his mother an so is my son Tarus Rhone cause this isnt the first time something like this has happen. My son has a rare blood disease an its SICKLE CELL ANEMIA. This disease is life threatning an can severly cause strokes along with organ damages ect. So thats y im in need of help. Thank you, Dorothy Ross
During a sickle cell crisis, he likely does require the oxygen and denial of it amounts to cruel and unusual punishment as prohibited by the 8th Amendment to the US Constitution. If he has suffered substantial injury as a result, contact a civil rights attorney versed in prisoner advocacy. Best of luck.
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