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April 3, 2012
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Amnesty International is accusing Arizona of housing some prison inmates at the state's maximum-security facilities under conditions constituting "cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment, in violatio...

News
April 3, 2012
Inmates in the isolation unit at Arizona State Prison are kept under dehumanising conditions that lack health care and rehabilitation opportunities.
News
April 2, 2012
New government measures allow police to round up and detain irregular migrants and asylum-seekers, including those suspected of carrying infectious diseases such as HIV.
Report
April 2, 2012

New Amnesty report finds conditions in Arizona's maximum security prisons fall below international standards for humane treatment.

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