Lance Baker Attorney
Mother Files Lawsuit Against Scott County Sheriff For 2016 Jailhouse Death Of Her Son
Lance Baker Attorney

Mother Files Lawsuit Against Scott County Sheriff For 2016 Jailhouse Death Of Her Son

On Behalf of | Sep 25, 2019 | Civil Litigation, Civil Rights Violations, Firm News, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death

Donna Jean Sexton-Pemberton filed a $5 million lawsuit in U.S. District Court against Scott County, Tennessee, and its sheriff, Ronnie Phillips, for the July 20, 2016 death of her son, Benny Shane Pemberton. Lance Baker of The Baker Law Firm, is representing Ms. Sexton-Pemberton in the litigation.

Learn about how a cut on Benny’s foot led to his death, what the lawsuit alleges happened to him while in Scott County custody, and who else is named in the suit by reading an online article about it on the WBIR 10 news site.