isolation http://michiganradio.org en Report critical of Michigan policies placing teen offenders in solitary confinement http://michiganradio.org/post/report-critical-michigan-policies-placing-teen-offenders-solitary-confinement <p>Michigan jail and prison policies that place teenage offenders in solitary confinement are getting criticized in a new report.</p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.aclu.org/criminal-law-reform/growing-locked-down-youth-solitary-confinement-jails-and-prisons-across-united">“Growing Up Locked Down: Youth in Solitary Confinement in Jails and Prisons Across the United States,”</a> is based on research in U.S. jails and prisons in Michigan and four other states: Colorado, Florida, New York and Pennsylvania</p><p></p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 19:39:44 +0000 Steve Carmody 9445 at http://michiganradio.org Report critical of Michigan policies placing teen offenders in solitary confinement