Originally Posted by blaise
The idea that his family could get some money from the prison for this isn't outlandish. They may not be motivated to do anything, but if they feel like it they could drum up some sob story about how he told them he intended to find a purpose in prison or some nonsense.
We're going to have to agree to disagree. My position is the meager settlement won't be viewed by the family as worth the public backlash.