Jailhouse lawyers murdered by medical neglect: The California Medical Facility administrators have blood on their hands

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by Chairman Kijana Tashiri Askari, reporting for the W.L. Nolen Mentorship Program Kijana Tashiri Askari By definition of the law, prisoners have a clearly established constitutional right to medical care, and this is per Estelle v. Gamble, 429 U.S. 97 (1976). But apparently, this law is not applicable to New Afrikan Black People, based upon an 1857 United States Supreme Court decision in the Dred Scott case, where the justices ruled that Black people, whether slave or free, and their descendants, “regarded as beings of an inferior order, [were] so far inferior, that they had no rights which t...

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