From 'The Alcatraz of the Rockies' to the Streets
The U.S. sends “the worst of the worst” to ADX Florence. This is what happens when they get out.
These Were El Chapo's Final Words Before Being Shipped Off to Supermax
He used his final 10 minutes to complain about his prison conditions and the U.S. justice system.
El Chapo Sentenced to Life in Prison
The kingpin has escaped Mexican prisons twice — but no one gets out of ADX.
A$AP's Mob Is Coming for Sweden
The rapper's team says his "inhumane" prison conditions include solitary confinement and a neighboring inmate who throws his own feces
AOC calls for Chelsea Manning’s release: “Solitary confinement is torture”
Manning's supporters say she's been in solitary confinement for 26 days after refusing to testify before a grand jury.
The HIV-Positive Inmate Who Spent a Year in Solitary for Having Consensual Sex
John Dorn's case stands to change wider prison policy around HIV criminalization.
How Solitary Confinement Haunts Me, Five Years After My Release
After getting busted for heroin, I spent a brief amount of time in solitary confinement. It changed my life forever.
ICE just deported 25 Somalis who said they were physically and sexually abused in detention
The migrants, part of a group of 113 Africans set for deportation, boarded a plane in Texas on Thursday bound for South Sudan.
ICE is abusing immigrant detainees with strip searches and threats
Solitary confinement, strip searches, prolonged yelling, threats, broken phone lines, mold, and being crowded in with hardened criminals.
El Chapo’s memory is fading because of solitary confinement, lawyer says
Will America Stop Putting Kids in Solitary Confinement?
Long-term isolation is rapidly losing ground as an accepted practice in the world of juvenile corrections. But for youth advocates, ending solitary will take more work.
The Prison System Is Designed to Ignore Mental Illness
Negligence, delays in diagnosis, and flat-out abuse are rampant.