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In prison, Latson spent long stretches in solitary confinement, including his first nine months, his mother says.
Jail officials faced allegations of human rights abuses over the 23-hour-a-day confinement of about 1,500 inmates in their cells since last spring, which critics described as a form of mass solitary confinement.D.C. jail to relax coronavirus restrictions, end nearly 24-hour daily lockdown|Clarence Williams|May 13, 2021|Washington Post
Sentenced in 2014 to 10 years in prison and 1,000 whip lashes, Badawi has been refused access to crucial medicine, thrown in solitary confinement and denied contact with his family.
Zargar was arrested while pregnant and was granted conditional bail after 38 days in solitary confinement.
Alex Acuna, Kelly’s cellmate, said in an interview that guards “were threatening them that if they didn’t move or comply, they would be sent to the hole for not moving or refusing a bed assignment,” referring to solitary confinement.Court Docs, Inmates Say Staff Failures Fueled Donovan State Prison’s COVID-19 Outbreak|Anissa Durham|March 24, 2021|Voice of San Diego
They are impressive animals, solitary hunters blessed with incredible power and athleticism.
Once transferred to Karaj Prison, he spent an additional 15 days in solitary confinement.
I was put in a solitary confinement completely cut off from the outside world without even enjoying basic prisoner rights.
I have been told that, if I continue with this protest, I will be placed in solitary confinement.An American Marine in Iran’s Prisons Goes on Hunger Strike|IranWire|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Livvix, 30, is now in solitary confinement in the maximum-security Ayalon prison in Ramla, a city near Tel Aviv.The Strange Case of the Christian Zionist Terrorist|Creede Newton|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The light which discovered its dismal bounds to his solitary eyes, came from a small grated aperture in the vaulted roof.
But it was not necessary for him to enquire how strict, or how apparently long, was to be his confinement.
It has been years since they have had a license at our tavern, so there was a solitary man in the bar-room when I entered.
The doctor who had attended his wife during her confinement was indisposed, and was represented only by an affidavit.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
"I was playin' sock-ball," snuffled the boy, and a solitary tear rolled down his snub nose.