solitary confinement http://wkms.org en Afternoon Round-Up 6/20/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-62012 <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong>Advocates for prisoners have long argued that confinement conditions in prisons violate the constitutional ban on cruel and unusual punishment. On Tuesday, they made their case before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee, complete with a<a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/06/19/155369432/senators-get-time-in-solitary-confinement"> replica prison cell</a> in the hearing room.</p><p><strong>Four Rivers Region:</strong></p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 20:16:32 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18458 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 6/20/12