At Wisconsin Juvenile Prisons, Children Face a Nightmare of Solitary Confinement and Abuse

At Wisconsin Juvenile Prisons, Children Face a Nightmare of Solitary Confinement and Abuse

by Valerie Kiebala

At the Lincoln Hills School for Boys (LHS), a juvenile correctional facility in far northern Wisconsin, two entire buildings called the Krueger Unit and the Roosevelt Unit exist solely for the purpose of holding children in solitary confinement for 22 to 23 hours a day. Each unit holds two-dozen isolation cells, which measure seven by […]

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