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BOP Inmate Discipline Program

US-DOJ, Federal Bureau of Prisons Program Statement on Inmate Discipline

Effective June 20, 2011

NUMBER: 5270.09

The Use of Isolation and Mental Illness in the BOP

A summary of the use of isolation and its concurrence with mental illness in the Federal BOP

Letter to Comptroller of GAO

Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller of the Government Accountability Office (GAO), from Rep. Bobby Scott (D-VA), Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. Dated June 6, 2011. In the letter, Rep. Scott requests the GAO report on SHU placement, the costs of maintaining SHU units, and the effects of long-term isolated confinement on the mentally ill

ADX Fact Card

Statistics about the population at ADX, the Federal Supermax Prison in Florence, CO. From 2007

Stop Solitary Messaging Boxes

A diagram of messaging for the Stop Solitary Campaign

By the ACLU National Prison Project

Stop Solitary 2-Pager

A brief description of the major issues surrounding Solitary Confinement

By the ACLU National Prison Project

Stop Solitary: Do's and Don'ts

Campaign Do's and Don'ts

A Sourcebook on Solitary Confinement

By Sharon Shalev

Mannheim Centre for Criminology

October 2008

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