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Is it legal for dodge county to put a 24 hr medical hold on an Huber inmate because he went to the ER twice in a week due to the fact that he don't live in the state so know family doctor.

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Wisconsin No narcotics

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

No he told them that they couldn't and explained it and they said no they can

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That should be it

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Hello. My name is Alex.

Thank you for your question.

I will be happy to provide you with information you are seeking for educational purposes only.

I cannot comment on your specific case, but generally, a 24 hour medical hold can be placed at any time upon determination by a licensed physician that such hold is warranted and required.

I am very sorry to provide you with this bad news, but please understand that I do have professional obligation to provide JustAnswer.com customers with correct answers, even when answer is not favorable to the customer.

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