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Friend in jail. 9 m9nths pregnant. Not receiving med

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Friend in jail. 9...

Friend in jail. 9 m9nths pregnant. Not receiving med attention. Pains since yesterday. Hospital can't help. What do I do?

Lawyer's Assistant: Have any charges been filed? If so, when is the next court date?

Yes executing sentence. Stay until birth. But no medical attention

Lawyer's Assistant: In what state did this occur?

Itasca county minnesota

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

She turned herself in for baby sake.

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Legal
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Waiting long time
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Thank you for your question. I look forward to working with you to provide you the information you are seeking for educational purposes only.

She is entitled to basic medical care, that is a civil right pursuant to the 8th Amendment. If she is having medical problems regarding her pregnancy, then you need to get her an attorney to go to court to file a motion in court to get a court order to take her for care. That is really the only option you have to help her.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
No attorney available this weekend. Needs asap attention
Lawyer: Law Educator, Esq., Attorney replied 3 months ago

Thank you for your reply

The Public Defender's Office has a call attorney, but legally that is all you can do or wait until Monday.

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