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CT settles psychiatric hospital abuse lawsuit for $9 million

Daniel Tepfer
June 30, 2022

“Our goal in bringing these lawsuits was to hold abusers and state officials accountable for the torture of a profoundly vulnerable human being who depended upon them for treatment and care,” said Shehadi’s attorney, Antonio Ponvert III of the Bridgeport-based firm Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder. “No person is above the law, especially those who are responsible for our most helpless citizens.”

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