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If a person was hurt in an auto accident while intoxicated and was forced to stay the night in jail, is it legal to not give them medical treatment? 

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A 19 year-old was in an auto accident while intoxicated. The car was totalled. I want to know if I have a case against the police? My son was not seen by a doctor and was forced to spend the night in jail. I was told that by right I could have paid $200and taken him out that night. But they didn't let me. Should I speak with a personal injury attorney? In Providence, RI.

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