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Backstory: Communications Management Units in Federal Prisons

Thursday, March 17, 2011

In 2006, the Bush Administration opened what are known as Communications Management Units, aimed at isolating inmates thought to have links to terrorist-related activity. Reporter and former Department of Justice Civil Rights Division Attorney Alia Malik describes these facilities, who's being kept under the restrictive conditions there, and why critics question their constitutionality.

 

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Alia Malik

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Comments [1]

Mr. Bad from NYC

My god, I never thought it would get THIS bad.

This is the solution of the former Editor of the Harvard Law Review...!?! Better watch what you say out there, and if you talk in your sleep, play loud music!

Reminds me of what Phillip Berrigan said, "IF voting made any difference it would be illegal", now we have special "prisons" for dissenters and other such "types", welcome to the beginning of the end for the Bill Of Rights.

Mar. 17 2011 01:49 PM

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