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Bill Limiting Solitary Confinement Advances

The Senate passed legislation Wednesday that limits the use of solitary confinement in the state‚Äôs prisons and provides more oversight for the Department of Correction.  The bill passed 29 to 6.  A similar bill suffered a bruising defeat last year when Gov. Ned Lamont vetoed it. This year things are different. Department of Correction Commissioner […]