Voices from Solitary: "Breathtakingly Irresponsible"

Marshall Justice Rountree served 23 years in New Jersey’s prisons. He spent several of his years behind bars helping other incarcerated men as a prison paralegal, and built relationships with advocacy networks and organizations. Rountree believes these activities led to him being targeted and placed in solitary confinement. Immediately upon his release in June of this year, Rountree […]

Letters from the Hole

Every year, thousands of human beings in solitary confinement reach out to Solitary Watch through the old-fashioned practice of letter-writing. Through our Lifelines to Solitary project, supported largely by donations from our readers, we are able to send these individuals quarterly newsletters and holidays cards, and have even been able to connect some of them with pen pals in the […]