Overcrowding, medical inadequacies, sexual assault, solitary confinement and other threats to the health and safety of both prisoners and guards proliferate in U.S. prisons and jails.  Cruel, degrading and inhumane conditions of confinement must end.

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The Washington Post
Feb 17, 2020

After 35 years, a lawsuit over ‘inhumane’ juvenile detention in D.C. has led to major reforms
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The Virginian Pilot
Feb 14, 2020

Lawmakers give 300 Virginia inmates their first chance at parole
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The Washington Post
Feb 12, 2020

These valentines headed to prisons and detention centers across the country are heartbreaking and revealing

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