Jonathan Chasen

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    Report: Jails Could Have Prevented Inmate Death

    In 2007, the Voice detailed the death of Oswald Livermore in the city jail known as "the tombs." Livermore died from acute alcohol withdrawal with delirium tremens on May 11 of that year. His family alleged misconduct by guards and medical personnel in connection with the death.Now, the top state ag ... More >>

  • News

    November 19, 2008

    Teen Murder at Rikers Jail

    New details about the slow and painful death of a Brooklyn kid. Did guards turn a blind eye?

  • News

    June 17, 2008

    A Quiet Little Death at Bellevue

    Inmate Patrick Miller didn't beat the system. It beat him.