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inmate

(in′māt″)
A person incarcerated in a detention center, jail, or prison. Such people have higher rates of certain illnesses, e.g., sexually transmitted diseases or chronic hepatitis, than the general population.
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The Correctional Investigator found that First Nations, Metis and Inuit inmates:
Americans United first became interested in the case late in 2002 after a Newton inmate filed a lawsuit pro se (without an attorney) challenging the program and outlining its details.
However, within correctional facilities, the diagnosis of primary HIV infection should be considered in the differential diagnosis of any inmate with an acute febrile illness associated with pharyngitis and mucocutaneous lesions.
The differences are that the clinic is located in a maximum-security military prison, the patients are prison inmates, and six of the dental assistants are prison inmates.
An inmate brought a [section] 1983 action against prison officials, alleging violation of his First and Fourth Amendment rights.
The Jails Division of the National Institute of Corrections now offers a new training program titled Inmate Behavior Management, which focuses on the elements of a comprehensive plan to manage inmate behavior in jails.
Parole board members held the power to decide whether an inmate went free after 2 years of imprisonment or had to serve the equivalent of 4 years.
The Post-Gazette reported that guards at the Greene County prison beat inmates, sodomized inmates with nightsticks, and conducted "nude searches in which every body orifice is examined in full view of other guards and prisoners." An inmate claimed that guards had used his blood to write "KKK" on the floor.
A core group of surviving Attica inmates who were transferred to New York's Green Haven facility set up a "think tank" of self-educated inmate scholars who began teaching younger inmates.
Religion can be defined either in a broad or narrow manner, and this definition can mean the difference between rights and no rights for an inmate to practice a certain set of beliefs, or "religion."
At the convention, savvy entrepreneurs hawked everything from body cavity probes to inmate phone services.
[34] By contrast, a later house director, Caspar Bose, was lax and was even accused of being abusive by one inmate.