A new Rhode Island state commission will study solitary confinement. Do you think prisons should use solitary confinement?
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solitary confinement is torture plain and simple
1:01 AM | August 3, 2020
The Penality for their crime has already been imposed. Solitary confinement should only be imposed on prisoners who are a constant threat to other inmates & still should not be excessive unless the situation is thoroughly looked into & perhaps a board voted on the decision.
5:05 AM | June 23, 2020
Carolyn W Herz
It is cruel and unusual punishment and impairs prisoners mental health sometimes permanently.
3:15 PM | May 14, 2017
Solitary confinement is known to be abusive and to case mental illness. It should not be used.
12:12 PM | September 16, 2016