Jamie Fellner

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Name: Jamie Fellner
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 2 reports

‘Torture’ of solitary confinement draws pressure for reform in U.S.

Damon Thibodeaux spent 15 years in solitary confinement in a Louisiana prison, waiting for an execution that never happened thanks to an exoneration in 2012 that released him from his tiny cell and back into society.Imprisoned for the murder and rape ... [Published CBC - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Dec 05 2013 - Updated Dec 05 2013 - 1 reports

Drug Defendants Are Being 'Forced' To Plead Guilty, Report Claims

Only 3 percent of U.S. drug defendants in federal cases chose to go to trial instead of pleading guilty in 2012, according to a new report from Human Rights Watch. The small number begins to make sense if you consider the consequences faced by drug ... [Published The Huffington Post | Full News Feed - Dec 05 2013]

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