Thursday, September 15, 2022


New Data Show How Often Alabama Uses Solitary Confinement

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik comments in a news story about the use of solitary confinement in Alabama, where roughly five percent of prisoners are housed in solitary confinement for more than 15 days a year.

Tuesday, September 6, 2022


Solitary Confinement Is Torture. U.S. Prisons Should Stop Using It.

An editorial cites a report co-authored by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law showing that the use of solitary is confinement is declining in U.S. prisons, but a significant number of people are still kept in isolation.

Tuesday, August 30, 2022


California May Be 1st to Ban Solo Confinement for Immigrants

Reporting on California’s ban on solitary confinement in immigrant detention centers, A.P. cites the Liman Center’s report on solitary confinement.

Wednesday, August 24, 2022


Nearly 50,000 People Held in Solitary Confinement in U.S., Report Says

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik comments on the declining use solitary confinement in a news story on a report by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law. 

Wednesday, August 24, 2022


New Report Details Solitary Decline

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik comments on the declining use solitary confinement in a news story on a report by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law and the use of solitary confinement in Connecticut.

Tuesday, August 2, 2022


Q&A: Liman Fellow Doug Stevick ’96 on Lawyering Off the Beaten Path

Douglas L. Stevick ’96, a 1998 Liman Fellow, discusses the rewards of a career in the lesser-traveled parts of the country.

Tuesday, July 19, 2022


Liman Fellow Isadora Ruyter-Harcourt ’21 on Racial Disparities and the Death Penalty

Liman Fellow Isadora Ruyter-Harcourt ’21 discusses her work at the Powell Project and her experience working on a pretrial capital case.

Friday, June 24, 2022


Liman Center Marks 25 Years and Looks to the Future

The Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law honored its 25th anniversary on April 7–9 at this year’s annual Liman Public Interest Colloquium with more than 300 people participating.

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