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Today's Interview: ACLU of Kentucky staff attorney on federal lawsuit against state prisons over alleged religious liberties violations

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A federal lawsuit has been filed over a violation of religious liberties in Kentucky prisons. The ACLU of Kentucky filed the suit Friday on behalf of Carlos Thurman who is being held at the Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex in West Liberty. Thurman is a practicing Rastafarian and wore his hair in dreadlocks, that is, before they were cut. For Today’s Interview, this week, Stan Ingold spoke with ACLU of Kentucky staff attorney Heather Gatnarek

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