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End Solitary Confinement in Prison - ForceChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: prison, crime of imprisonment, torture, solitary confinement, mental illness, medieval dungeon, federal prison, torture )

BMutiny
- 159 days ago - forcechange.com
ADX Florence houses 490 male inmates, and a study conducted by a lawyer found that the average length of time an inmate would stay in solitary confinement was 8.2 years. This is a staggering amount of time to be spent alone. Amnesty International expose'.
Solitary Watch ACTION Page US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: prison, solitary, solitary confinement, government, US, americans, abuse, ethics, money, business )

Nancy
- 332 days ago - solitarywatch.com
Actions, events and news from a nation in lockdown...
Torture in Your Backyard - SIGN the Statement Against Solitary Confinement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Torture, solitary confinement, US prisons, humanrights, violence, freedoms, crime, SCOTUS, abuse )

Angelika
- 685 days ago - nrcat.org
Torture. It's not just something that happened at Abu Ghraib or in secret prison sites tucked away in distant countries. It's happening now. It's happening in prisons on U.S. soil. Prolonged solitary confinement is torture in your backyard..
TIME Says "It's Time To End Solitary Confinement in U.S. Prisons "
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, ethics, freedoms, prison, solitary confinement, Angola 3, news, usa )

Nancy
- 912 days ago - opednews.com
This week, the Angola 3 and the broader issue of torture in US prisons was the focus of a Time Magazine essay. Time's Adam Cohen writes: In April, Albert Woodfox and Herman Wallace marked a grim anniversary.
Ending The Cruel Isolation Of Ali Al-Marri, The Last US "Enemy Combatant"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: human rights, solitary confinement, injustice )

Eleanor
- 2123 days ago - andyworthington.co.uk
...bringing to an end the Qatari national's disturbing imprisonment for five years and eight months without charge or trial in a state of solitary confinement that is unprecedented in the "War on Terror."
   

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