inmates rights Archives - Craig Henry PLC

September 20, 2017

Kentucky Prisoner Not Released After Sentence Ended

A former Kentucky prisoner says he was not released after his sentence ended. Kentucky attorneys Craig Henry PLC filed suit on behalf of Albert Jones alleging Kentucky […]
September 12, 2017

Kentucky Prison Guard Shoots Kentucky Prisoner

When a Kentucky prison guard shoots a Kentucky prisoner, the guard and other prison officials may have violated that prisoner’s civil rights. Last week, Susan Knight, […]
September 6, 2017

Rachel Gayheart Dies While Incarcerated in Kentucky

Rachel Gayheart died last month while incarcerated in Kentucky.  The sister of actress Rebecca Gayheart, Rachel reportedly experienced respiratory problems, perhaps pneumonia, while incarcerated at Kentucky […]
August 30, 2017

Kentucky Prisons Refuse to Treat Hepatitis C

Because Kentucky prisons refuse to treat Hepatitis C-infected inmates, Kentucky inmates’ rights attorneys at Craig Henry PLC intervened recently in a class action against them.  We […]
October 24, 2016

Kentucky Lawyers Secure Marriage License for Prisoner

Last week, a Kentucky federal court ruled the Constitution’s right to marry requires a county clerk to issue a marriage license even though a Kentucky prisoner cannot […]
September 14, 2016

Kentucky Inmate Dies After Suspected Suicide

A Kentucky prison inmate died last week at Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex. The Department of Corrections claims that Edwin Dishman’s death was the result of suicide […]
August 2, 2016

Kentucky Attorneys Fight Violation of Inmate’s Right to Marry

Late last week, Craig Henry PLC filed suit against the Shelby County, Kentucky Clerk, Carole Sue Perry, alleging that she is violating a Louisville man’s right […]
July 21, 2016

Kentucky Attorneys File Suit Alleging Inmate Religious Rights Violation

This week, Craig Henry PLC filed suit against Kentucky prison officials alleging that they are violating an inmate’s right to exercise his religion, under the Religious Land […]
July 1, 2016

Inmate Dies After Kentucky Prison Assault

An inmate at Little Sandy Correctional Complex in Sandy Hook, Kentucky died Thursday after another inmate assaulted him. This is the second time in just over […]