Wisconsin Inmates in Hunger Strike to Protest Solitary By Crime and Justice News | August 4, 2016 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on prisons Subscribe to prisons Prisoners call their campaign "Dying to Live." They call solitary "torture." State says it is reforming, limiting solitary to 90 days. Officials say only 100 of 22,000 inmates are in "special confinement."Subscribe or log in to read the rest of this content.