Cruel and Unusual
Jul 3rd, 2019 by Izabela Zaluska
State figures show supervision violations, not new crimes, drive prison admissions.
Jul 1st, 2019 by Izabela Zaluska
Governor promised to cut prison population by 50%, but has so far made no progress.
Jul 24th, 2017 by Krista Johnson
High pressure Reid Technique — used to wrongly convict Brendan Dassey — can trap the innocent.
Apr 30th, 2017 by Dee J. Hall
One Waupun inmate’s incredible story. He is suing the state.
Apr 23rd, 2017 by Alexandra Arriaga and Dee J. Hall
Cites inhuman treatment of inmates, improper assessments.
Apr 17th, 2017 by Alexandra Arriaga and Dee J. Hall
65 state inmates describe mental harm, deprivation, suicide attempts.
Mar 7th, 2017 by Dee J. Hall
Walker wants one person to make all decisions, plan called “cruel and inhumane.”
Jul 15th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Cesar DeLeon among eight Waupun inmates on hunger strike. Medical groups condemn force feeding.
Jun 24th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Corrections officials begin force feedings as solitary confinement protest continues.
Jun 18th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
It’s nearly been eliminated, while Wisconsin has made only a small reduction in solitary confinement.
Jun 14th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Strike starts at Waupun and Columbia prisons; protests long-term solitary confinement.
Jun 6th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Some states banned it but not Wisconsin. Waupun inmates plan strike beginning June 10.