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B.C. lawyer getting set to release study on use of segregation in Yukon prison



Shirley McLean
APTN News
Across the nation, the use of solitary confinement in prisons is being scrutinized.

In the Yukon, the Whitehorse Correctional Centre is one facility that is being reviewed for how officials use it – and its connection to the mental health of inmates.

The study is expected to be delivered to the government in May.

smclean@aptn.ca

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