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Prisons don't give out controlled substances. That doesn't mean, however, that they can't offer your son some relief. If he has a serious medical condition it is a violation of his civil rights not to give him adequate treatment for his condition. It doesn't have to be the same as what he'd get on the outside, but the facility cannot just ignore his problems. If they dn't treat him, that would be considered cruel and unusual punishment, which is barred by the 8th Amendment to the Consitution.
You need to find him a civil rights lawyer to make some noise with the prison and/or to get him back before the judge to order him better care. The American Civil Liberties Union has been advocating for inmate rights all over the country. If you look up your local chapter of the ACLU, you can report this facility's neglect to them. If they can't look into that themselves, they should be able to direct you to a civil rights lawyer who can.
If you strike out there, you can contact your State Bar Association's Lawyer Referral Service, and they can direct you to a lawyer who can help stir things up.
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Prisons don't like to be questioned. They give families the runaround. A lot of criminal lawyers don't like to go up against local authorities. So your best bet is a civil rights lawyer if he's not getting adequat care.
I hope the ACLU can do something for him.
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