Death Sentence:  “Cruel and Unusual” Medical Treatment of the Imprisoned.

Science and Philosophy Seminar of the Eastern Shore of Virginia has scheduled a seminar, “Death Sentence:  “Cruel and Unusual” Medical Treatment of the Imprisoned”.

The free 90-minute seminar will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 10 in Room 148 of the Academic Building of Eastern Shore Community College, 29300 Lankford Hwy, Melfa, VA 23410.

Dr. Fournier will discuss the mistreatment, malpractice and callous indifference afforded to prisoners in some Florida jails based upon his recent experience as an expert witness in several cases

Fournier is Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine and Internal Medicine at University of Miami; he retired to the Shore 12 years ago.

These seminars are occasionally rescheduled on short notice. Prospective attendees are urged to check the Seminar’s website ( shortly before a scheduled date.


Science and Philosophy Seminar is an informally organized group that meets more or less regularly to explore and discuss a wide array of topics, ranging from philosophical speculation to scientific research.  All Seminars are open to the public. Admission is free.

And we need speakers!


Nov 05 - 10 2023


8:00 am - 10:00 am
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