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Solitary Confinement as Torture in U.S. Prisons (Week Against Mass Incarceration)

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 @ 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Solitary confinement is routinely used to further confine and punish those in prison, despite that the U.N. has found extended periods of solitary to constitute torture. A panel of survivors and experts will explore the legal implications and human cost of this practice. Lunch will be served.


Tuesday, March 5, 2019
12:45 pm - 2:00 pm
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240 Law Building


Human Rights Law Student Association
National Lawyers Guild – Berkeley Law Chapter

Events are wheelchair accessible. For disability-related accommodations, contact the organizer of the event. Advance notice is kindly requested.

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