Inmate’s family wins wrongful death case

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The family of an inmate who died at the Metropolitan Correction Center in Chicago has been awarded nearly $1 million in a wrongful death lawsuit.

The lawsuit claimed 23-year old  Habib Solebo died because jail staff failed to monitor his anti-seizure medication.

He was found dead in his cell in May of 2007.

Solebo was awaiting trial on drug charges.

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