July 12, 2019, 12:03 am

Gov. Murphy signs bill limiting solitary confinement in N.J. prisons and jails

 12-07-2019 12:03 AM

New Jersey will dramatically limit how its state prisons and county jails use solitary confinement, under a new law signed by Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday. The bill will exempt certain "vulnerable" inmates from being kept in isolation and lessen the use of the practice on prisoners...

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