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Old 06-08-2019, 08:35 AM
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Default Mom sues Oklahoma prison over son's death

Mother sues OK Department of Corrections over son's prison death

Published: Wed, June 5, 2019 1:04 AM Updated: Wed, June 5, 2019 1:19 AM

A year after her son died in a prison cell, an Oklahoma mother is suing the state Department of Corrections for failing to prevent his death from appendicitis.

Joshua England, 21, of Alva, died at Joseph Harp Correctional Center from a ruptured appendix on May 29, 2018. His mother, Christina Smith, contended in her lawsuit that the Lexington prison's employees were indifferent to the severity of her sons medical

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This is heartbreaking how horrible.
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Aye'' mio dios... So sad.

May he continue rip and i am in support of a parent, or loved one suing for damages." This is a shame and i hope she win,

and RIP JOSHUA ENGLAND..." This could've all been prevented, hence i really pray mom, the familia win.

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