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September 4, 2014 11:12 AM

Family sues, alleging widespread failings, cover-up in 2013 prison pepper-spray death

The parents of a suicidal, mentally ill inmate who died at Mule Creek State Prison after being pepper-sprayed a year ago filed suit Thursday against dozens of defendants, including the guard who sprayed him and others they charge with trying to cover up the circumstances of his death.

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