Former Lengthy Creek inmate sues state over alleged abuse and intercourse assaults

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A person who was held at Maine’s youth jail in South Portland has sued the state over alleged abuse and sexual assaults he endured whereas in custody as a teen.

Todd Hood, who was intermittently held at Lengthy Creek Youth Growth Middle between 1998 and 2005 from age 11 to 18, filed his lawsuit Monday in U.S. District Courtroom in Portland, in accordance with the Portland Press Herald.