Judge: Not Serving Child-Killer A Vegan Menu Violates Civil Rights

[Boston Globe] Fourteen years ago, Henry K. Boateng was sentenced to life in prison without parole after a Worcester jury convicted him of beating his 5-week-old son to death and viciously attacking the baby’s mother.

Now, Boateng — who changed his name to Daniel Yeboah-Sefah and identifies himself as a Buddhist — has won a significant legal victory: A federal judge found that the state prison system violated his civil rights by denying him a vegan diet.

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