Judicial Interventions for Inhumane Prison and Jail Conditions

This report shows that the courts play a vital role in ensuring humane conditions exist inside prisons and jails. Courts can make a difference by limiting overcrowding, imposing fines, and more. When governments fail to uphold the role of incarcerating people humanely, the judicial system can intervene. Report authored by Hernandez D. Stroud for the Brennan Center.