Inmate Who Claimed Beating, Shattered Eardrum Relocated

Inmate Who Claimed Beating, Shattered Eardrum Relocated

“THANKING YOU MOST KINDLY” by Sharon Rondeau (Sep. 19, 2016) — In a July 30 article titled, “Can Prison Wardens Be Criminally Charged for Inmate Injuries Occurring Under Their Watch?” The Post & Email published a detailed letter from TDOC inmate Richard Mayers, who had written us three successive letters over a short period of time […]

Tennessee Inmate Beaten Unconscious Describes Ordeal

Tennessee Inmate Beaten Unconscious Describes Ordeal

“HE HAS BLOOD ON HIS CLOTHES” by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 27, 2016) — On June 14, 2016, The Post & Email first reported allegations received from a credible source that a West Tennessee State Penitentiary (WTSP) inmate had been beaten by a number of correction officers until unconscious in early April in apparent retaliation for […]

Report: Inmate Beaten Unconscious by Six Correction Officers; No Press Coverage

Report:  Inmate Beaten Unconscious by Six Correction Officers; No Press Coverage

“KEVLAR BODY ARMOR, HARDENED PUNCHING GLOVES” ALLEGEDLY USED by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 14, 2016) — Last week, The Post & Email learned of an inmate at the West Tennessee State Penitentiary (WTSP) who was reportedly pummeled into unconsciousness by as many as six heavily-defended correction officers after the inmate broke a window. WTSP is run […]