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Reforming Prison's Harshest Tactic, Solitary Confinement


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Angola
- 600 days ago - theroot.com
The Angola 3 case may help change the arbitrary and sometimes abusive use of solitary confinement. "It's exactly the kind of movement on this issue that we've been pushing for," said attorney and law professor Angela Allen-Bell of Southern University Law.



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Brian M. (192)
Friday February 8, 2013, 11:21 am
Excellent article. Thanks for posting. Solitary confinement is cruel and unusual punishment. Of course, Angola prison, as one of the very worst prisons in this nation and in the world, is, by its existence, a humans right abuse.
 

Angelika R. (143)
Friday February 8, 2013, 11:33 am
Absolutely! thanks for posting this here, I was also going to submit news on this:
http://www.nrcat.org/torture-in-us-prisons/show-the-film , brought by the National Religious Campaign against Torture. Watch their video and there is also a take action with it-join the movement.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 1:59 am
Thank you.
 
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