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An estimated 75,000 state and federal prisoners in the United States are held in solitary confinement; most spend 23 or more hours a day in their cells. #solitaryconfinement #mentalillness @PaN_BES

Solitary Confinement: Punished for Life

In 1993, Craig Haney, a social psychologist, interviewed a group of inmates in solitary confinement at Pelican Bay State Prison, California’s toughest penal institution.