Lynn Overmann

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2008

    Family Files Lawsuit Against County for Inmate Death

    Less than a year after Rodolfo Ramos died while in the custody of the Miami-Dade Department of Corrections, his family is filing a federal civil rights lawsuit against the county and his jailers, saying that a lack of medical care led to the inmate's horrific death. As chronicled in an Aug. 2006 N ... More >>

  • News

    August 16, 2007

    117 Dead

    Since 2000, dozens have died in county jails. Poor medical care has contributed to the problem.

  • News

    February 19, 2004

    Sustained Objections

    A group of young attorneys are in open revolt against their boss -- Public Defender Bennett Brummer