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California Solitary Confinement

Samantha Lachman

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Goes Out Of His Way To Denounce Solitary Confinement | Samantha Lachman | Posted 06.18.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Justice Anthony Kennedy agreed with the majority in a capital punishment case Thursday. But in an unusual move, he dedicated almost all ...

Justice Kennedy: Solitary Confinement 'Literally Drives Men Mad'

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.25.2015 | Politics

The inmates and prison activists fighting solitary confinement have Supreme Court Justice and key swing vote Anthony Kennedy on their side. While s...

An End In Sight For Prison Hunger Strike?

AP | LAURA OLSON | Posted 10.02.2013 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Advocates for inmates on a hunger strike to protest California's solitary confinement program met with the state prisons ch...

MASSIVE Prison Hunger Strike

Posted 07.10.2013 | Los Angeles

An estimated 30,000 California prison inmates have begun to refuse meals in what could be the largest prison protest in state history. Inmates in t...

Hunger Strikes Protesting Solitary Confinement Threatened With Solitary Confinement

AP | Posted 11.30.2011 | Los Angeles

TEHACHAPI, Calif. -- California prison officials are threatening to discipline thousands of inmates who are participating in a statewide hunger strike...