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Cumberland County paid out $195,000 to settle female inmate’s claim that male jail guards forced her “into numerous non-consensual sexual acts.”

On August 14, 2023, Cumberland County (New Jersey) settled a 2022 lawsuit filed by a Millville woman who claimed that four male corrections officers coerced her into having sex with them while she was a county jail inmate between 1997 and 2014. In her lawsuit, Katonya Patterson, who was 51 when the suit was filed, […]