Solitary Confinement is State Sanctioned Torture

Sixteen-year-old Kalief Browder spent three years in New York’s notorious Rikers prison, awaiting trial for robbery. Two of those years were spent in solitary confinement. Browder’s case was eventually dismissed and, after surviving four suicide attempts during incarceration, he was released.

Read more: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/talking-about-trauma/201805/solitary-confinement-is-state-sanctioned-torture

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