Assessing the Early Months of Implementation of the HALT Solitary Confinement Law in New York State Prisons

Summarizes findings from CANY’s assessment of the implementation of the Humane Alternatives to Long-Term (HALT) Solitary Confinement in New York State Prisons. Their findings are based on monitoring activities between April and December 2022 in prisons across the state. The report also offers recommendations for state policymakers to ensure compliance with the language and intent of the law.

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