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Student left in cell for 5 days wants $20 million from DEA

Daniel Chong, a 23-year-old UC San Diego student whose five-day ordeal behind bars has made national headlines, plans to sue the Drug Enforcement Administration over the incident, his attorney said. The DEA apologized Wednesday to Chong, who was accidentally left...
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Daniel Chong: Student forgotten in cell for 5 days, and who nearly died, will sue DEA

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

Los Angeles (CNN) -- A San Diego college student filed a legal claim Wednesday for damages suffered when he was left handcuffed and without food or water in a Drug Enforcement Administration holding cell for five days last month. A ... Read Post

DEA apologizes to student left for days in cell with no food or water

News : Field Notes (2 years ago)

Daniel Chong, the UC San Diego student who was left in a Drug Enforcement Administration holding cell for nearly five days, said the time spent there was a life-altering experience. On Wednesday, the DEA apologized for the incident. Read Post

DEA Agents Left Daniel Chong Abandoned in Holding Cell, Justice Department Confirms

News : Reason (3 days ago)

Caught up in a drug bust on April 21, 2012, but never charged with any crimes, Daniel Chong was detained by Drug Enforcement Administration agents who left him handcuffed in a cell, without food or water, for five days, the U.S. Jus... Read Post

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