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Litigating Solitary Confinement

Recorded on: Jun. 8, 2018
Running Time: 01:14:04

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Taken from the Web Program Prison Litigation 2018 Recorded June 2018 in New York

Litigating Solitary Confinement [01:14:04]
  • Current litigation landscape and recent developments
    • Reid v. Wetzel
    •  Ashker v. Governor of California
  • Complaint drafting considerations
  • Class certification issues
  • Factual and legal grounds
  • Interviewing clients in solitary confinement
  • Settlement and monitoring challenges

David Fathi, Samuel Miller

The purchase price of this Web Program segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Post-Dukes Cases Certifying Classes of Persons in Prisons, Jails, and Other Institutional Settings (March 2018)
    David C. Fathi
  • Reid v. Wetzel, Class Action Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief, Case 1: 18-cv-00176-JEJ (M.D. Pa. 2018)
    David C. Fathi
  • American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Interview Guide—Talking to Youth About Solitary Confinement
    David C. Fathi
  • American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Tips for a Prison Tour: Bringing Solitary to Life
    David C. Fathi
  • Solitary Confinement Litigation
    Stephanie Llanes
David C. Fathi ~ Director, ACLU National Prison Project, American Civil Liberties Union
Samuel Miller ~ Cooperating Counsel, Center For Constitutional Rights
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