Locked Up and Locked Down Segregation of Inmates with Mental Illness

By Anna Guy, Amplifying Voices of Inmates with Disabilities Prison Project, September 8, 2016
 
This report, which has grown out of that collaborative national effort, examines issues related to the segregation of inmates with mental illness in our state prison systems, including the harmful effects of prolonged isolation on that population, the excessive use of force that often precedes or accompanies placement in segregation, and the restricted access to programs and services in segregation.


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