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Voices from Solitary A Prison Where the Building Becomes the


Solitary Voices

It is well recognized that over the past several decades US prisons and jails have become the nation's largest inpatient psychiatric hospitals.

Thousands of Immigrants Suffer In US Solitary Confinement

Buried Alive Stories From Inside Solitary Confinement

“Solitary Confinement, Old Geelong Gaol 7” by jmiller291 is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Solitary confinement: Prisoners and advocates target an unjust practice

A recreation room used by solitary-confinement inmates at the Washington Corrections Center.Ted S. Warren / AP

Locked Inside a Freezing Federal Jail, They United to Protest Their Conditions — Only to Face Reprisals

LIBERATE THE CAGED VOICES A series by California Prison Focus (CPF)

The Power Is Back on at Brooklyn Jail, but a Visiting Federal Judge Found Untreated Gunshot Wound, “Black Blotchy Mold,” and Ongoing Crisis

Exclusive: Kyefer, who is routinely held in his cell for 23-and-a-half hours a day, tells The Independent solitary confinement is having a compounding ...

Administrative Maximum (ADX) prison facility, also known as "Supermax," in

The B.C. Court of Appeal has ordered new conditions for holding federal prisoners in solitary confinement. (Frank Gunn/Canadian Press)

This Saturday April 20, 2019 photo shows the Adelanto Detention Center in Adelanto, Calif

Fremantle Prison

Old Main would become a dark stain on the state's prison system after the riots that

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A Women's Prison in Chelsea Will Be Transformed

Britain's criminal justice system doesn't know what to do about autism

More than 4,000 mentally ill inmates held in solitary in US – report

Our scoping paper sets out the context of our work and the current prison reform agenda, building on the RSA's work on prisons, substance and alcohol misuse ...

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The Jail Health-Care Crisis

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Prison Inside

Solitary confinement range at Springhill Institution in Nova Scotia. According to data from the Correctional Service of Canada, five per cent of inmates in ...

Cameras Actually Tamed Attica, the Brutal Prison I Used to Call Home

FEATURE: Inside the walls of Ireland's most progressive prison

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Bayview Correctional Facility. (Tracie Williams)

M-PAC Logo by Lil Ed. Maine Prisoner Advocacy Coalition

The Mayor's office has released a plan to close Rikers Island and reduce New York City's jail population.

I went to prison for 19 years. Here is why I didn't become a statistic

Solitary confinement cells at Menard Correctional Center. | Randolph County State's Attorney

History of United States prison systems

Solitary confinement, which has been experienced by 38 per cent of boys in UK detention

Amnesty Prison Report Slams California Prisons' Solitary Confinement Policy

SCI Phoenix, the prison being built to replace Graterford

The ADX federal penitentiary in Florence, Colorado

Think you know what's going on inside California's prisons? Come hear from the people living, enduring and surviving the experience.

BobbyLee Worm spent more than 1,100 days in segregation, part of which was spent in a cell like this at the Fraser Valley Institution for Women in British ...

RAZOR WIRE CARE: Louis Jonathan Fano became the 6th inmate since 2012 to die at the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison while battling mental health demons.


3 One-third to one-half of those placed in solitary confinement already suffer mental illness that is frequently accompanied by developmental disabilities, ...

Inside the Battle to Close Rikers

Connecticut: Inside the Box

For juveniles in solitary confinement, the psychological torture lingers

Heartbreaking True Stories from Inside Texas Prisons


Solitary confinement for juveniles is expressly forbidden under UN policy

Update: Columbia University divesting from private prison companies. Why other schools should too.

Connecticut: Inside the Box

Thousands of American prisoners spend 23 hours a day in solitary confinement | Hub

Keeplock cells, where women were locked in solitary confinement Victoria Law for the Village Voice. “

In the Secure Housing Unit (SHU) of Pelican Bay State Prison, inmates spend 23 hours a day alone in their cells.

This shows the Lee Correctional Institution on Monday, April 16, 2018, in Bishopville

Report: Boxed In: The True Cost of Extreme Isolation in New York's Prisons (2012)

Trans Prisoners In Connecticut Will Now Officially Be Housed By Their Gender Identity | them.

Notorious Portuguese political prison becomes museum of resistance

Cancer Care in the U.S. Prison System

Jackie Sumell and Herman Wallace, "The House That Herman Built" (model)

Line chart showing Louisiana's prison and jail incarceration rates from 1978 to 2015

Former-Pelican Bay inmate Christopher Avitea drew the inside and dimensions of the SHU cell he lived in

California Turns to Private Prison to Address Overcrowding and Medical Care

Organizing the Prisons in the 1960s and 1970s: Part One, Building Movements

Conversations about ending sexual abuse like Me Too won't be complete without the voices of people who are abused while incarcerated, because their stories ...

(PHOTO: Albert Woodfox book event at the New Orleans Public Library. Photo by New Orleans Innocence Project.)

One of the two US-style maximum-security prison in Honduras

Inside America's most historic (and haunted) prison

Al-Jawiyyah prison

pCell at the Pelican Bay SHU in Californiap

Behind Bars at Philadelphia's Storied Eastern State Penitentiary | WhereTraveler

FILE-- The high-security federal jail known as the Metropolitan Correctional Center,

In his first written account of the ordeal, the former corporate investigator looks back on 23 harrowing months in Chinese jail

Prisons are highly unsafe – must our judges now do the unthinkable?

From solitary confinement to the streets: California prison reform too late for some

A sign attached to a flagpole outside the Allegheny County Jail reads, "Someone who

Corrections officers arrive for a shift at the State Correctional Institution at Camp Hill, Pennsylvania

The Thomson Correctional Center in Thomson, Illinois. | AP file photo

A Prison Film Made in Prison

Red Onion State Prison is a "supermax" correctional facility in Virginia that houses 

In Solitary Man, Charlie travels to Crescent City to visit a lifer named Otis Washington (played by Fred). A 64 year old native of New York City, ...

The Books that Got Me Through 18 Years of Wrongful Incarceration | Literary Hub

This Tuesday, May 29, 2018 photo shows a view of the double cells in the COURAGE Program at the O.B. Ellis Unit, a state prison in Huntsville, Texas.

Separated: The humanitarian consequences of solitary confinement in detention - Humanitarian Law & Policy Blog | Humanitarian Law & Policy Blog

What Happens When You Build a Town Around a Prison?