Not licensed in GA, but I would be shocked to find lady was prohibited form suit, other than a failure to timely file complaint with the government. See attorney ASAP.
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Everything is fact specific. However, prisoners should absolutely not be raped by guards. Depending on the facts, there may be a significant claim.
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