Elizabeth Simpson


Veteran NC attorney: Abolition of solitary confinement is long overdue

By: - October 14, 2021

[Cross-posted from the website of the advocacy group Emancipate NC.] If it wasn’t heartbreaking, it would be funny. Two weeks ago, the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, through its unironically named research unit, the “Innovation Institute,” concluded: “…there is a body of research that indicates just how adverse restrictive housing can be for people […]