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Thank you so much for the information..And would you be able to go see my brother .I also understand that there are other inmates in similar situations..Problem is for me I can pay this small fee but have no additional money to add to it..
Hi Brenda,No, unfortunately, legal professionals on this site are not able to represent customers. That's due to site policy and also to the constraints made by our professional bar associations. Your brother also should have an attorney who handled the case for him that got him his present disosition. That lawyer may be willing to intercede on his behalf. Someone should reach out to to that lawyer and see if he can offer your brother any assistance, as he is the last attorney of record on the case.The ACLU has long been involved in medical care for inmate issues. They are your first line of resource here, and they work pro bono. Here is a list of some other organizations that do free human rights work. (See link) There are also law school clinics that do prisoner's rights work. Law students handle cases under the supervision of a lawyer/professor, for course credit. You may want to talk to the law schools in the state where your brother is held, to see if they can help. They are free or have a sliding fee scale..
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