WI Juveniles Cite Pepper Spray, Solitary in Lawsuit

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Juvenile inmates filed a class action lawsuit against Wisconsin, alleging that the state used pepper spray excessively and kept teens in solitary confinement for weeks or months at a time, reports the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Over eight months last year, a 14-year-old boy was kept in solitary for all but two weeks, the lawsuit alleges . . .

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