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Colorado Solitary Confinement

Colorado Places Limits On Solitary Confinement For People With Mental Illness

AP | Posted 08.06.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — Inmates with serious mental illnesses won't be placed in solitary confinement in Colorado under a new law. The bill Gov...

State Stops Putting Mentally Ill In Solitary Confinement

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 12.16.2013 | Politics

The Colorado Department of Corrections is seeking to decrease the number of inmates housed in solitary confinement, beginning with prisoners suffering...

ACLU Report Finds Growing Number Of Mentally Ill In Solitary Confinement

Posted 07.25.2013 | Denver

Since the death of the Colorado Prisons Chief Tom Clements, the ACLU of Colorado has found that even though the department of corrections has decrease...

Man Suspected Of Killing Prison's Chief Took Medication

AP | Posted 07.23.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- An autopsy on the man suspected of killing the Colorado prisons chief and a Denver pizza delivery driver found anti-anxiety medication in hi...

Prison Officials Acknowledge Chief's Death Tied To Solitary Confinement Policies

The Colorado Independent | Susan Greene | Posted 07.08.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Susan Greene. To have known Tom Clements during his first year in Colorado meant hearing a statistic, sometimes ove...

Teen Treatment Center Using Solitary Confinement?

The Colorado Independent | Susan Greene | Posted 04.20.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Susan Greene. A residential teen treatment center in Pueblo, Colorado, is under fire for housing children in prolon...

Solitary Confinement Down In Colo. Prisons

Posted 06.05.2012 | Denver

Over 400 Colorado inmates have been transferred out of solitary confinement in the last year, according to a report by the Denver Post. The transf...