Vicious, feared attack leaves Pa. inmate comatose

Posted at: 08/29/2010 11:35 AM

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM

(AP) SCRANTON, Pa. – If his diary and witness accounts are to be believed, Nicholas Pinto endured months of physical, sexual and mental abuse in prison. Guards roughed him up, made him stand naked in a cold cell for hours at a time, and taunted him relentlessly. A fellow inmate raped him night after night, beat him when he resisted, and stole his possessions.

And no one, he claimed, did a thing about it.

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