"Cruel Isolation": Amnesty International Report Blasts Conditions in Arizona's Prisons

A report just released by Amnesty International documents and denounces conditons in Arizona’s state prisons, including their gross overuse of long-term solitary confinement. A cogent summary of the report’s findings appears this morning in the Arizona Republic, in an article by Bob Ortega (who has written before about Arizona’s brutal prisons and jails): Arizona’s state prisons overuse solitary confinement […]