Don't rely on Smartnews to get the in-depth Montana news you care about.

Get our free email newsletter. Delivered every weekday right to your inbox.

Never miss a story. Subscribe to our weekday newsletter.

Posted inCrime and JusticeMental HealthNewsPoliticsSocial JusticeState Government

Isolation Nation: While some U.S. states are reforming solitary confinement laws, in Montana, secluding inmates is still a reality.

Editor’s note: This report was produced in collaboration with Outlaw Partners and appears in the Winter 2015/2016 edition of Mountain Outlaw magazine. It is republished here with permission from Outlaw Partners. It may not be reproduced or republished without prior written consent from MTFP or Outlaw Partners. DEER LODGE — Melanie Sanchez unlocks the padlock […]