‘Half the time they don’t bring’ TN inmate medications

print By Sharon Rondeau /¬†Postandemail.com A letter received May 22¬†from an inmate at the Trousdale Turner Correctional Center (TTCC) in Hartsville, Tenn., reinforces numerous reports received over the last year detailing very limited visitation, cold meals served at irregular times, long-term lockdown periods when inmates are confined to their cells for up to 23 hours each day, and inadequate medical care. A recent three-week lockdown, the inmate reported, stemmed from a short-staffing situation made worse by the termination of a contract with loss of private security guards at the end of March. Letters from various inmates and their relatives have … Continue reading ‘Half the time they don’t bring’ TN inmate medications