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PamGH April 27th, 2016 5:27pm

Solitary confinement can cause hallucinations, panic, cognitive deficits, obsessive thinking, paranoia and a long list of others. Estimates are 100,000 in solitary at a cost of $75,000 per year. 1/3 are mentally ill. Total $7.5 billion a year

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croopertrooper Greater Cincinnati Area
04/28/16 10:23 am

I'll take solitary over the death penalty every day. It may not be the best and it can obviously have some kinks worked out, but I'm 100% against the death penalty.

htcbump Florida
04/27/16 8:15 pm

I think there are legit uses. Safety of inmate or others is one. Not punishment.

Phillyusmc Philadelphia PA
04/27/16 3:41 pm

Just execute them , problem solved

Happy Hong Kong
04/27/16 2:28 pm

I feel that solitary is used as a punishment only because corporal punishment is illegal in prisons.

It may be more humane to whip someone than put them in solitary.

I don't know which would be best,but the whipping is probably cheaper.