Jackson's mother, Lillie Jackson, told the judge her son was raised in a Christian home with lots of love and support and had grown into a compassionate and loving adult. You or me? Get all the stories you need-to-know from the most powerful name in news delivered first thing every morning to your inbox Arrives Weekdays.
ATLANTA — A former prison doctor who admitted sexually assaulting inmates he treated at the federal penitentiary in Atlanta was sentenced to more than two years in prison Thursday. The Associated Press does not identify victims of sex crimes and is not naming the woman nor the two victims to protect their identities.
Prosecutors say the year-old Jackson worked at the Atlanta prison from January through July Level District Court.
Like this: Like Loading Learn about Careers at Cox Enterprises. Before working at the Atlanta Penitentiary, Doe says, Jackson had worked for the federal government as a doctor at its jail in the District of Columbia and at a Veterans Administration Hospital in Virginia.
There are no records about the assault claim, but Jackson pleaded guilty in November to sexually assaulting three inmates in and in his capacity as an employee of the Atlanta penitentiary. After agents played an undercover recording made by one of the inmates, however, Jackson admitted he sexually assaulted the inmates.
The OIG will not tolerate conduct by Justice Department employees that risks the safety of inmates and correctional officers.
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Staff-Prisoner Assault , Excessive Force. He said he's committed to treating his mental illness and pledged to work hard to find a second career that will allow him to give back to the community once he's released.