Tagged: incarceration

2010-06-09 | Jaz Tupelo // Audio
Cruel and Unusual

David Chura, author of I Don’t Wish Anybody to Have a Life Like Mine, stops by to discuss the recent Supreme Court decision to bar life sentences for juveniles who have not killed anyone. He also discusses his recent essay on solitary confinement.

They also discuss the Jason Vassell case, which we’ll be talking about more with Jason’s lawyers this week. Bill referenced Greg Saulmon’s great article comparing Jason’s circumstances with those of Andre Dewdney; how their cases were similar, and why they were different.


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