Should Young Offenders Be Put in Solitary Confinement? -Audio-


http://nj1015.com/should-young-offenders-be-put-in-solitary-confinement-audio

Should Young Offenders Be Put in Solitary Confinement? [AUDIO]

     By David Matthau     July 16, 2013 11:00 AM
Several different children’s rights organizations are calling on the New Jersey Juvenile Justice Commission to severely restrict the use of solitary confinement.
ACLU attorney Alex Shalom in Trenton
ACLU attorney Alex Shalom in Trenton (David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)

“There’s a growing body of social scientific literature that says that the practice of solitary confinement is extremely harmful to anyone, and it’s particularly harmful to those whose brains are still developing,” says Alex Shalom, the Policy Counsel for the ACLU of New Jersey….

Please, read & hear: http://nj1015.com/should-young-offenders-be-put-in-solitary-confinement-audio

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8 thoughts on “Should Young Offenders Be Put in Solitary Confinement? -Audio-

      1. Signed the petition and placed the video and petition link on the top of this blog. Thank you!!

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