Texas sheriff refuses to turn over jailhouse video after death of gay man


By theGrio

A 32-year-old gay man died in a Texas jail cell, and his family is demanding answers.

Jesse Jacobs turned himself in to a Galveston jail over a DUI sentence. He was voluntarily going in for the 30-day sentence but hoped that, with good behavior, he would be allowed to leave after 12 days.

However, when he was admitted to the jail, Jacobs was denied the Xanax that he had been taking for years in order …read more

Via:: The Grio