Torturing the Mentally Ill: Louisiana Bill Could End Solitary Confinement for Mentally Ill People

April 27, 2021

A bill to stop people with serious mental illnesses from being incarcerated in solitary confinement has been deferred to next week’s agenda in the Louisiana House of Representatives.  The bill, HB 68, was authored by Representative Mandie Landry. In the past, Landry successfully championed a bill that prohibited Louisiana prisons from putting pregnant women in […]

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