Pre-trial detainees who alleged their calls to attorneys were illegally recorded while they were in custody at a federal detention center in Kansas have reached a $1.45 million settlement with private-prison company CoreCivic and its telephone-services vendor. On Aug. 23, ...Read More »
A federal judge has held federal prosecutors in contempt for violating preservation orders and failing to cooperate with a special master’s investigation of video and audio recordings of attorney-client conversations at a detention facility in Leavenworth, Kansas. U.S. District Judge ...Read More »
A former federal prosecutor whose contraband case at the Leavenworth Detention Center launched an investigation of recorded conversations between attorneys and jailed clients testified Oct. 2 that her peers regularly listened to attorney-client phone calls recorded there. Former Special Assistant ...
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More than two years after revelations emerged that federal prosecutors in Kansas possessed recordings of attorney-client meetings and phone calls, those prosecutors will be called to account for them this week as an evidentiary hearing reopens Oct. 2.Read More »