The Buffalo chapter of the National Lawyers Guild is suing the Erie County Sheriffs Office in order to get records surrounding what the guild says is the Sheriffs Office practice of concealing suicide attempts in county jails. *

The suit, filed last week under the Freedom of Information Law in Erie County Supreme Court, requests information regarding how the Sheriffs Office classifies suicide attempts.*

Under Sheriff Howards watch, jail officials at both the Erie County Holding






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