One of the lawyers for Karon Nealy Jr.’s estate called for an investigation into staffing shortages the lawsuit revealed.
The judge said that a broad section of the agreement could have prevented prisoners from suing for any reason.
A federal judge ruled that Karon Nealy Jr. “had an autoimmune disease that cost him his life.”
The state will waive its right to recover debts incurred by Laboy’s incarceration.
The state attorney general’s office refused Tuesday to disclose the amount of the settlement it reached with Tianna Laboy.
Supporters gather to demand Attorney General William Tong address wrongs done to York Correctional Inmate Tianna Laboy.