Solitary confinement

#EndSolitaryRI

#EndSolitaryRI is a current grassroots legislative campaign in Rhode Island. It is focused around support of House Bill 7481. The bill "limits the time an inmate can spend in segregated confinement, prohibits the segregated confinement of certain vulnerable persons, and creates more humane and effective methods of instituting such confinement."

#EndSolitaryRI is a campaign supported by the Providence chapter of Black and Pink, Brown's Students Against the Prison-Industrial Complex, Young Democrats of Rhode Island, and other groups.

Location

02895 Providence , RI
Rhode Island US

Correctional Association (CA) of New York

"Founded in 1844, the Correctional Association of New York (the CA) is an independent non-profit organization that advocates for a more humane and effective criminal justice system and a more just and equitable society." They are an advocacy organization pushing for policies that address the abuses of the criminal justice system.

The issues they focus on are:

Location

10027 New York , NY
New York US

grassroots leadership

"Grassroots Leadership fights to end for-profit incarceration and reduce reliance on criminalization and detention through direct action, organizing, research, and public education." They do visitation, run programs, monitor facilities for human rights abuses, and hold benefits and vigils, in addition to other events and campaigns.

Location

78702 Austin , TX
Texas US

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