Archive for April 2012

DOC pays $350,000 in lawsuit settlement

CONNELL, Wash.– The Department of Corrections has reached a $350,000 settlement with four people who worked at the Coyote Ridge Correctional Facility in Connell. The employees were drug and alcohol counselors, who were contracted to work at the facility in 2008. Tamaki Law in Yakima says during a bathroom remodeling project done by unsupervised inmates,…

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