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http://news.infoshop.org/article.php?story=201302080851418ReformingPrisonsHarshe

In December 2012 the New York Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit to curb the use of solitary confinement in that state’s prisons, broadly decrying it as “extreme isolation” that imperils the physical and psychological well-being of inmates on solo lockdown and risks undermining prison safety overall.

(The second of two parts)
by Katti Gray

(This article was originally published by The Root on January 30, 2013 and is being reprinted here by Angola 3 News with permission from the author.Click here to read part 1, “Freedom After 40 Years in Solitary?” on The Root website. Special thanks to Katti Gray, whose articles for The Root are archived here.)

In December 2012 the New York Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit to curb the use of solitary confinement in that state’s prisons, broadly decrying it as “extreme isolation” that imperils the physical and psychological well-being of…

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