VERONICA RICCOBENE is an associate producer for Hill.TV’s Rising, and a contributing writer and former social media manager at Solitary Watch. She served as an intern for The Hill and CNN’s The Situation Room and as a legislative intern on Capitol Hill.
JEAN CASELLA is the director of Solitary Watch. She has also published work in The Guardian, The Nation, and Mother Jones, and is co-editor of the book Hell Is a Very Small Place: Voices from Solitary Confinement. She has received a Soros Justice Media Fellowship and an Alicia Patterson Fellowship. She tweets @solitarywatch.