Deputies Force Inmate Into Gladiator-Style Fight in San Francisco

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Inmates of the San Francisco jail were forced by sheriff’s deputies to fight each other. Public Defender said that the deputies would bet on the outcome of the fights.

At a news conference on Thursday, Public Defender Jeff Adachi said that the jail inmates at the Hall of Justice were forced to duel in gladiator-style fights and the deputies would gamble on the outcome of the fights.

Adachi said, “I can only describe this as an outrageously sadistic scenario that sound like it’s out of Game of Thrones.”

According to Adachi, four deputies were involved in the arranging the inmate’s fights. But the initiator was Deputy Scott Neu.

The incident came ahead when an inmate father asked his attorney to for help. The attorney spoke to his client and he got to know that his client was forced to fight another inmate. Both the inmates were clients of the public defender.

The inmates told the investigators that the officers would threaten them if they refused to participate. The officials would tell the inmates that they would eat them up, handcuff them or use pepper spray on them.

According to the report released by Adachi, a fight was arranged between two inmates. They were told that if they won the fight, they would be given hamburger and if they refused they would be punished.

In the complaint, Stanley Harris, one of the inmates said, “Deputy N… MORE

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