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 Hill
Jan 17, 2019

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The Marshall Project
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Resources on Prison Reform

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America - The Jesuit Review Magazine
Jan 5, 2019
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Brennan Center for Justice
Dec 20, 2018
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Center for American Progress
Dec 19, 2018
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Urban Institute
Dec 17, 2018
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Vera Institute of Justice
Dec 17, 2018
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U.S. Department of Justice
Dec 8, 2018

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