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Voices from Solitary: Living on Deathwatch

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Once a month, we’ll also look at larger trends and explore ideas about the punishment paradigm that sustains solitary—and growing efforts to challenge it.

Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days in Solitary [4/27/22]

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Voices from Solitary

Voices from Solitary: An Open Letter from the Allegheny County Jail

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News & Features

Incarcerated People of Color with Mental Illness Get Less Treatment and More Solitary Confinement

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Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days In Solitary [4/6/22]

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Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days in Solitary [3/23/22]

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News & Features

COVID-Fueled Solitary Confinement Still Plagues Prisons and Jails

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News & Features

In Connecticut, Opponents of Solitary Confinement Renew the Fight for Strong Legislation and Independent Oversight

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Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days in Solitary [3/16/22]

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News & Features

New York’s Oldest Supermax Prison Closes as State Prepares to Implement Law Limiting Solitary Confinement

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Solitary Confinement Reporting Project

Inside the Underground Economy of Solitary Confinement

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Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days in Solitary [2/23/22]

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News & Features

The Truth Behind Dennis Hope’s Decades of Torture in Solitary Confinement

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Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days in Solitary [2/9/22]

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