Jail Pro Lesson Summaries
2022 Lesson 10: Caselaw Update
This lesson provides legal training for jailers and correctional officers through an analysis of three Target Cases answering the following questions:
When may a hiring supervisor be liable for a jailer’s sexual abuse of a pretrial detainee?
Are detainees entitled to any First Amendment freedom of speech protection regarding their legal mail?
When are jail supervisors and the county liable for the death of a pretrial detainee at the hands of a cellmate?