Maine's Solitary Confinement Bill: Another Test of Our Tolerance for Torture

For those of us who believe that long-term solitary confinement is cruel and unusual punishment and often qualifies as torture,Ā what happens in the Maine State Legislature in the coming weeksĀ matters just about as much as what happens in the U.S. Justice Department concerning theĀ tortureĀ that took place the Bush Administration. So while everyoneĀ seems to beĀ talking aboutĀ the […]