Posted in September 2013

UPDATE: Bill to reform solitary confinement for juveniles tabled until next session

Last week, proponents of ending the abuse of solitary confinement practices against juvenile detainees received disheartening news: California’s Senate Bill 61 will not be passed during this session of the California Legislature. SB 61 looked poised to be approved by the state Assembly after winning passage by the Senate, but the Assembly’s Appropriations Committee drastically … Continue reading