• September 8, 2016

Report Released on Segregation of Inmates with Mental Illness

Between 80,000 and 100,000 inmates are currently segregated in prison cells nationwide for 22-24 hours per day, for days, months, years, and in some cases decades at a time.  A new report outlines the advocacy efforts undertaken on behalf of inmates with mental illness in segregation by the P&A network, and calls for greater national prison reform measures. 

 

  • September 8, 2016

Locked up and Locked Down: Segregation of Inmates with Mental Illness

Segregation disproportionately affects inmates with mental illness. The report outlines the advocacy efforts undertaken on behalf of inmates with mental illness in segregation by the P&A network, and calls for greater national prison reform measures. 

  • September 2, 2016

Tickets to DEAL 2016 On Sale

Tickets for DEAL 2016 featuring keynote speaker, Deb Dagit, on sale.Through September 15, receive a $25 discount with the code EARLYBIRD.

  • August 26, 2016

DRT Announces Departure of Legal Director

After thirteen years at DRT, Martha "Martie" Lafferty leaves to join national civil rights firm Stein & Vargas.