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Jessica Jauch wins big in federal court

March 20, 2019

Posted: Mar. 20, 2019 1:23 PM
Updated: Mar. 20, 2019 1:23 PM

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huge victory for amississippi woman who sued choctaw county and the choctaw county sheriff for violating her constitutional rights. a federal juryawardedjessica jauch $250,000 in damages following a trial in u. s. district court in aberdeen this week. jauch sued the county and sheriff cloyd halford claiming they violated her constitutional rights when she was arrested on an indictment accusing her of selling a small quantity of prescription medication. she was held in jail 96 days without a bond hearing the charges were later dropped based on video evidence. the jury ordered the county to pay $50,000 and sheriff halford to pay $200,000. in lee county... the
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