Congressional hearing revisits 2017 Baton Rouge jail suicide

The 2017 suicide of a man while in the Baton Rouge jail is under new scrutiny as members of Congress examine the underreporting of deaths at correctional facilities. Jonathan Fano was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison in October 2016 on multiple misdemeanor charges. Court records indicate that, while awaiting trial in jail, Fano … Continue reading Congressional hearing revisits 2017 Baton Rouge jail suicide