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  •  It's amazing that solitary confinement has not (2+ / 0-)
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    sceptical observer, Nulwee

    been studied.  But it is good to have it studied with some oversight by Sen. Durbin, a good man for this job.  On the serface it seems like it could help someone cool down, but the excessive use seems inhumane and unneeded, but who can know without study.  I am sure that there are some people who are so disruptive that they need to be segregated from the general community, but again, for how long and what happens then.  Study is needed.

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