The conditions in restrictive housing require careful review for any correctional facility. This brief looks at areas of legal challenges in corrections.
Constitutional legal issues
Constitutional Law--Cross-Gender Pat Searches: The Battle Between Inmates and Corrections Officers Enters the Courtroom
This note examines the conflict between the rights of inmates for same sex pat frisks and the right of staff to work in opposite sex facilities.
This article examines the facts and reasoning of Florence v. Board of Chosen Freeholders, including both the majority and dissenting approaches.
This paper discusses the continuing challenge of deciding what those protections mean in practice and the struggle to assure that inmate rights are met.
This publication "reviews the history of correctional law and summarizes the results of major court decisions"
These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting January 2000.
This monograph will help prisons operate ultra-high-security facilities in a way that minimizes liability in litigation.