Margo Schlanger & Amy Fettig
Margo Schlanger is the Henry M. Butzel Professor of Law at the University of Michigan. She served as a member of the Vera Institute’s Commission on Safety and Abuse in America’s Prisons and as the reporter for the ABA’s Criminal Justice Standards on the Treatment of Prisoners.
Amy Fettig is senior staff counsel for the ACLU’s National Prison Project and directs the ACLU’s Stop Solitary campaign, which seeks to end the practice of long-term isolation in our nation’s prisons, jails, and juvenile detention centers.
Though there's still much work to be done, the settlement marks a critical step for prison reform.Margo Schlanger & Amy FettigDec 23, 2015
How we can reduce, make more humane, and ultimately eliminate a practice that, in Justice Kennedy's words, drives prisoners "to the edge of madness"Margo Schlanger & Amy FettigOct 06, 2015