September 19, 2018
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Video: ACLU lawsuit demands Zachary Smith, 30, get addiction treatment in jail

By Gabor Degre, BDN Staff

Zachary Smith, 30, filed a civil rights lawsuit in federal court Thursday against the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office and Maine Department of Corrections, challenging their policy of not allowing inmates to continue their prescribed medications, such as buprenorphine or methadone, while incarcerated.

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