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Solitary Confinement is Cruel and Unusual. We're Challenging it in Court.

Right now in North Carolina, thousands of people are incarcerated in solitary confinement — held in prison cells no bigger than a parking spot and denied human contact, sunlight, and fresh air for 22 to 24 hours a day. Some have been there for months or years, often for breaking minor rules.

October 15, 2019

Message from Kanautica Zayre-Brown

Kanautica Zayre-Brown, a woman who is transgender, was incarcerated in men's prisons for almost two years, in violation of federal law and at great risk to her safety and wellbeing. Hear directly from Kanautica on how this experience has affected her.

September 3, 2019 LGBTQ Equality

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