On the 23rd of every month, advocates hold a rally. What is this rally for? To recognize the 23 hours each day that a person is isolated in solitary confinement. Advocates are calling on Governor Cuomo to pass HALT - the Humane Alternatives to Long Term Solitary Confinement Act. Johnny Perez, a Safe Re-Entry Advocate at the Urban Justice Center, joined us to talk more about this.
Pushing for an End to Solitary Confinement
By Capital Tonight Staff Albany County