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Q: How to you make complaints about unfair prison treatment??
Daniel Gross
Daniel Gross
answered on Jan 14, 2011

The specific policy would depend on the jail, detention center, or prison where the inmate is being housed. As a general rule in the US, a prisoner may file an official grievance with the agency designated by federal or local law. The inmate is required to be made aware of these procedures. The... Read more »

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Q: Where in the constitution does it refer to private rights to contract or that no state shall impair the right to contrac
Daniel Gross
Daniel Gross
answered on Dec 21, 2010

Article 1 Section 10 contains what is called the "Obligation of Contracts" clause which prohibits the government from making laws that that can impair the validity of existing contracts. This applies to legal contracts and the government can make the subject matter of the contract... Read more »

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