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FILE - This file photo combination made from images provided by the Dona Ana County Sheriff's Department in New Mexico, shows Stephen Slevin at the time of his arrest for drunken driving in August 2005, left, and shortly before being released from solitary confinement in May 2007. The southern New Mexico county on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 announced that it reached a $15.5 million settlement to end the legal battle over the case of Slevin, who was held in solitary confinement for two years without a trial and was so neglected that he took out his own tooth. (AP Photo/Dona Ana County Sheriff's Department)

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