Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism
Cruel and UnusualJul 15th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Cesar DeLeon among eight Waupun inmates on hunger strike. Medical groups condemn force feeding.
Children Left BehindJul 9th, 2016 by Abigail Becker
New UW study shows 20% of test scores deficit due to lags in early brain development.
Cruel and UnusualJun 24th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Corrections officials begin force feedings as solitary confinement protest continues.
Cruel and UnusualJun 18th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
It’s nearly been eliminated, while Wisconsin has made only a small reduction in solitary confinement.
Cruel and UnusualJun 14th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Strike starts at Waupun and Columbia prisons; protests long-term solitary confinement.
Jun 11th, 2016 by Bridgit Bowden
Wisconsin one of eight states with no rules capping interest, despite calls for reform.
Cruel and UnusualJun 6th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Some states banned it but not Wisconsin. Waupun inmates plan strike beginning June 10.
Precious LivesMay 24th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Critics of trauma-informed care say it led to problems, others say it wasn’t fully implemented.
Precious LivesMay 23rd, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Approach focuses on victims of childhood trauma, which can help in rehabilitating criminals.
May 8th, 2016 by Haley Henschel and Bridgit Bowden
Huge mine on Iowa border plans seven-fold expansion, leads in workplace violations.
Tainted WaterMay 4th, 2016 by Ron Seely
Problem often caused by septic systems; Tougher laws needed, experts say.
Tainted WaterMay 3rd, 2016 by Ron Seely
169,00 households served by private wells that tested positive for coliform bacteria.