FILE In this Aug. 19, 2010, file photo, Arizona Department of Corrections Director Charles Ryan listens during a news conference in Phoenix, Ariz. Ryan was grilled by a Phoenix judge Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, over whether he tried to undermine a court order that prohibited retaliation against inmates who participated in a class-action lawsuit over the quality of health care in the state's prisons.
FILE In this Aug. 19, 2010, file photo, Arizona Department of Corrections Director Charles Ryan listens during a news conference in Phoenix, Ariz. Ryan was grilled by a Phoenix judge Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, over whether he tried to undermine a court order that prohibited retaliation against inmates who participated in a class-action lawsuit over the quality of health care in the state's prisons. Ross D. Franklin, file AP Photo
FILE In this Aug. 19, 2010, file photo, Arizona Department of Corrections Director Charles Ryan listens during a news conference in Phoenix, Ariz. Ryan was grilled by a Phoenix judge Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, over whether he tried to undermine a court order that prohibited retaliation against inmates who participated in a class-action lawsuit over the quality of health care in the state's prisons. Ross D. Franklin, file AP Photo

Arizona dogged by suit over quality of health care in prison

August 09, 2017 9:43 PM