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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Boston Globe
Apr 19, 2021

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Apr 15, 2021

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Above the Law
Apr 15, 2021

Refill Our Federal Prisons? Say It Ain’t So, Joe.

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