solitary confinement


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confinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners

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Federal agents reverted that the singer was not considered to be in solitary confinement because he had a cellmate at one time.
Palestinian media (https://imemc.org/article/report-taqatqa-died-due-to-torture-in-israeli-prison/) states that he was transferred to different interrogation facilities and constantly placed in solitary confinement. Taqatqa was last seen in Nitzan prison, where it has been said he died in solitary confinement.
Abu Bakr said that the Israeli occupation forces had arrested Tqaqqa about two weeks ago, after raiding the house his family home in Beit Fajjar town, south of Bethlehem, and transferred him to the Al-Jalameh detention center for investigation, before they transferred to solitary confinement in "Nitzan prison, and he was martyred there.
Booker was instrumental in effectively eliminating the use of juvenile solitary confinement in federal prisons during final negotiations of the First Step Act, which was signed into law in December 2018.
ISLAMABAD -- The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has said that its illegally detained Chairman, Mohammad Yasin Malik, has been put in solitary confinement at Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu and termed it a deliberate attempt to ruin his health in Indian occupied Kashmir.
ISLAMABAD -- The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has said that its illegally detained Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, has been put in solitary confinement at Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu and termed it a deliberate attempt to ruin his health in Indian occupied Kashmir.
On February 12, 2019, the Prison Law Office, Disability Rights California, and Cooley LLP filed a motion in federal court to halt the unconstitutional use of solitary confinement for people with serious mental illness and the denial of adequate mental health care to people in the Sacramento County Jails.
Solitary confinement is one of the dirty little secretes of America's criminal justice system; sure, people know it's there, but few know how often it's used or how detrimental it can be.
On the question of solitary confinement, Nawaz said that yes you can say that it is kind of a solitary confinement.
He said that the former PM and his daughters sentences do not mention solitary confinement.
PESHAWAR -- A court has been urged to end the solitary confinement of an Indian national who is currently serving his sentence in the Mardan prison on charges of espionage.
A bench consisting of Chief Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Syed Afsar Shah directed the prison's superintendent to explain the position after the petitioner's counsel, Qazi Mohammad Anwar, contended that Indian nationality could not be a legal argument for keeping a prisoner in solitary confinement.
There's an effort for reform of solitary confinement ( also known as restrictive housing or administrative segregation) in Maryland jails and prisons in the General Assembly.
The report also found high levels of solitary confinement among those living with disabilities.