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Sentinel named in 14th civil rights lawsuit

...class-action status for all those who have paid Sentinel monthly fees, including the named plaintiffs...Shellie Reaves and Wyndel Herndon Jr.Sentinel is still embroiled in 13 civil rights...services, and the constitutionality of how Sentinel operates.Sentinel, the largest private...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-22/sentinel-named-14th-ci
First settlement reached in Sentinel Offender Services suit

...original legal actions filed against Sentinel Offender Service will be settled for...in January 2010 because he did not pay Sentinel $186 the company claimed he owed for...13 civil rights lawsuits filed against Sentinel in Richmond and Columbia counties. Those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-07/first-settlement-reach
Naked man rescued after getting stuck on Florida drawbridge

...LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Firefighters in Florida have rescued a naked man trapped on a raised drawbridge.The South Florida Sun Sentinel quoted witnesses as saying the unidentified man was walking across the Florida East Coast Railway railroad bridge in Fort Lauderdale...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-23/naked-man-rescued-after-gett
Nurses to take 'Time Out'

...about the patient and procedure to help prevent errors from occurring.Wrong patients, wrong sites and wrong procedures are sentinel events ? described by the joint commission as "an unexpected occurrence involving death or serious physical or psychological...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-24/nurses-take-time-out
Toxic chemicals climb food chain

BREMERTON, Wash. - As top predators in the food chain, killer whales are "general sentinels of ecosystem health" -and things are not looking so good at the moment, a toxicologist said. Peter Ross, of the Canadian Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/24/tec_308784.shtml
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Plaintiffs counter Sentinel's plea for state Supreme Court to reconsider recent ruling

Plaintiffs in the civil rights lawsuits against Sentinel Offender Services have fired off a counterattack to Sentinel's plea to the Georgia Supreme Court to reconsider.Sentinel argued last week that the Supreme Court's Nov. 24 ruling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-10/plaintiffs-counter-sen
High court denies Sentinel request for appeal; 13 lawsuits to proceed to trial

...denied a motion for reconsideration filed by Sentinel Offender Services.Sentinel attempted again to convince the state's highest...Thirteen civil rights lawsuits were filed against Sentinel, a for-profit private probation company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-11/high-court-denies-sent
Sentinel files appeal for reconsideration of justices' unanimous decision in 13 lawsuits

...the for-profit private probation firm Sentinel Offender Services filed a motion Thursday...appeals of 13 civil rights lawsuits against Sentinel.In a 41-page opinion released Nov...Specifically, the Supreme Court ruled Sentinel's contract to provide misdemeanor probation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-04/sentinel-files-appeal-
Richmond County State Court Judge issues order freeing some from jail in wake of recent Sentinel Offender Services ruling

...filed against private probation firm Sentinel Offender Services has brought changes...said judges, the sheriff's office and Sentinel employees are pulling out probation cases...Mantooth (locked up for not paying Sentinel $103, which he did not owe) or Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-06/richmond-county-state-
Bipartisan support in Washington for reform of misdemeanor courts

...widespread practice of civil rights violations in low-level criminal courts.The local lawsuits against private probation company Sentinel Offender Services attack the use of for-profit entities to perform a judicial function. They contend the use or threat of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-13/bipartisan-support-was