Lombardi and Davis v. Raimondo - A court case that The ACLU of Rhode Island is currently involved in.

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Lombardi and Davis v. Raimondo (2019)

Category: Active Case    Civil Rights    Criminal Justice    Due Process    Free Speech    Rights of Ex-Offenders    

About this Case:
This is a federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a 110-year-old Rhode Island statute that declares inmates serving life sentences at the ACI to be “dead in all respects” with respect to “all civil rights.”

Current Status:
Lawsuit filed in July 2019.

Attorneys:
Sonja Deyoe, Lynette Labinger

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  • Jul 03, 2019 - ACLU Challenges Century-Old Law Declaring Inmates Serving Life Sentences “Civilly Dead”