• In lawsuit, woman says correctional officers broke her leg in Ramsey Co jail, no hospital treatment for 17 hours

    11 days ago - By Bésame

    A federal lawsuit filed against Ramsey County and sheriff's office correctional officers alleges they took a woman down to the ground in the jail, badly breaking her leg, and she “languished in agony” for 17 hours before receiving hospital treatment.
    As a result of last year's encounter, the lawsuit asserts, Miri Mozuch-Stafford, 29, has “catastrophic disfigurement” to her lower leg. The lawsuit seeks more than $10 million in damages.
    The 21-page civil complaint, filed last week by her attorneys Richard Student and Steve Meshbesher, claims that Mozuch-Stafford's civil rights were violated...
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