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Minnesota penalizes county jail for depriving inmate of food and water for more than 2 days

The Minnesota Department of Corrections has penalized a county jail for depriving an inmate of food and water for more than two days as punishment after he smeared feces in his cell and refused to clean it up.

The department ordered the Otter Tail County Jail in Fergus Falls to transfer all current inmates to new facilities by the close of business Thursday. The prison will be allowed to keep new inmates no more than 72 hours, excluding holidays and weekends, until the state agency approves.

According to the department inspector general’s order, on Saturday, Feb. 10 the inmate threw feces on the inside of his cell door and smeared it on his cell window, and underneath his cell door into the prison’s dayroom area. Jail staff told him they weren’t going to feed him until he cleaned it up, but he refused.

Not only did jail employees withhold six straight meals from the inmate, the report said, he told an inspector that he was forced to drink toilet water and his own urine because the water to his cells was shut off. Jail staff saw him “ingesting his own feces” on the second day, a Sunday, according to the

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This Week in Cleveland Food News: Batuqui’s Big Move, Toast Closes and More | Cleveland

click to enlarge Batuqui will be saying goodbye to its current home in Larchmere, but the move is a positive one - Scene archives

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Batuqui will be saying goodbye to his current home in Larchmere, but the move is a positive one

– Everyone loves the charming, cozy atmosphere at Batuqui in Larchmere, but owners Carla Batista and Gustavo Nogueira say they’ve outgrown the space and will be moving. Luckily, it’s just a few doors down and into a beautiful old church. All the details here.
– When does spring start? There’s a good argument that it’s when Scooter’s Dawg House opens its doors, which it will be this weekend.
– Toast is toast in Gordon Square come April 3.
– Phoenix Coffee will close its Warehouse District cafe after this weekend, although it will offer expanded hours at its other downtown location on East 9th going forward.
– A change at Re:Bar, with Sauce the City out and The Kitchen in.
– Our review of Tutto Carne, which offers service to match its fine-dining decadence.
– The former Mojo space in Cleveland Heights has been claimed.

– And, in case you somehow missed it, RH Cleveland, The Gallery at Pinecrest is now open.

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