SWASC Priorities Moving Forward

So far, the National Commission on Correctional Health Care has ignored SWASC’s request in its petition asking NCCHC to demand mandates (rather than guidelines) in its Position Statement on Solitary Confinement. SWASC is working on next steps…
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Federal News

On July 19, 2019, 3,000 federal prisoners were released as part of the First Step Act, which eases sentences for drug convictions, improves prison conditions and creates more job-skills training programs. However, this does not mean good news…