by Kira Lerner Jan 26, 2016
The president said solitary should be "used only as a measure of last resort.”
by Zack Ford Sep 24, 2015
A transgender woman has found relief after being constantly harassed by prison staff and held in solitary confinement.
by Carimah Townes Sep 3, 2015
“Research is showing us that in many cases segregation doesn’t work and is causing more harm than good."
by Zack Ford Aug 14, 2015
For having a copy of the Caitlyn Jenner Vanity Fair cover and some expired toothpaste, Chelsea Manning could be subjected to torturous conditions.
by Carimah Townes Aug 5, 2015
"It's clear the conditions as they are right now are quite limited."
by Carimah Townes May 5, 2015
More than two years after a class action lawsuit was filed against the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice (IDJJ), the solitary confinement of juveniles has finally been banned.
by Carimah Townes Apr 3, 2015
Health care workers experience a conflict of interest at one of the most notorious jails in the country. But are they the problem?
by Kay Steiger Mar 28, 2015
A detention center in Baltimore has been illegally holding teens in solitary confinement, a Department of Justice report found.
by Carimah Townes Mar 18, 2015
"There’s something fundamentally disturbing about denying the encounter with another human being – to deny someone all meaningful interaction."
by Carimah Townes Mar 12, 2015
A "major setback," according to the ACLU.