Thomas Silverstein spent more than 35 years in solitary confinement (likely the longest of anyone in the world since the … Continue reading Thomas Silverstein, America’s Most Isolated Prisoner, Dead at 67
An Update on Nikko – 1/11/2017 The side effects of his long-term solitary confinement have caused his brain to deteriorate … Continue reading Help me save my son from a slow death in solitary
Jessica Henry hits the nail on the head with this insightful article. In 2015 we heard about Florida DOC and … Continue reading Top Five Holiday Wishes for People in Prison
***UPDATE: Nikko has been moved to another facility with the FLDOC- further away from his family, which causes undue hardship. … Continue reading URGENT!!! Nikko needs our help NOW, Deteriorating in Solitary!!!
By Lisa Dawson/Solitary Watch Recently obtained videos which have been exposed to the public show corrections officers using extreme force … Continue reading Videos Show Brutal Treatment of Prisoners with Mental Illness
No end in sight to solitary confinement for the longest isolated federal prisoner. Susan Greene How long should the … Continue reading Thirty-one years of solitude…and counting
The war on drugs claims another innocent life. This time it is a newborn baby. http://www.clipsyndicate.com/video/play/5124521 The plaintiff, Nicole … Continue reading Baby Dies in Jail After Mother Was Forced to Give Birth in Solitary With No Help