LAWRENCE GETS DEFENSE VERDICT IN DELIBERATE INDIFFERENCE TO MEDICAL NEEDS CASE

This federal wrongful death case was brought by decedent’s wife and two daughters. Decedent Russell Cotton was 62 years of age at the time of his death at the Santa Barbara County Jail. During the three-week period prior to his death, decedent began behaving bizarrely, threatening members of his family, and having bizarre delusions. During that time period, prior to his final incarceration, he was involuntarily Continue reading