An inmate at Lovelock Correctional Center alleges that he suffered a heart attack while in custody at High Desert State Prison due to high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and delays in receiving prescriptions. He further claims he has not received a recommended follow-up procedure and, at the time of filing the Complaint, he had been without his cholesterol and hypertension medications since November 2021 and December 2021, respectively. Plaintiff further alleges he is the only person in his housing unit that received delayed treatment and medication. He filed a civil rights complaint alleging deliberate indifference to serious medical needs and is seeking an attorney to represent him in this matter through the Federal Pro Bono Program. Next Deadline(s): No upcoming deadlines.
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