He had a chance to appeal through the prison's appeal process. It would seem to me that the prison officials investigating this matter would have checked the call history on the cell to determine who the phone belonged to. However, one thing against your husband the mere possession in an inmate's cell is a violation and it does not say that the phone has to be his, but if the cells were open all day, then this is an argument for appeal to the warden who has ultimate discretion on the matter. If the warden denies him, then that is the end of the road and I am afraid there is nothing else you can do.
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