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We are dedicated to protecting the rights of those held in Florida's prisons, with a special focus on the mentally ill.

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Recent News

British Newspaper Article on Solitary Confinement in Florida's Prisons
5/4/2016 article from The Guardian http://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/may/03/solitary-confinement-mentally-ill-prisoners-florida?CMP=share_btn_fb
New Yorker article on abuse of prisoners at Dade Correctional Institution
This article with full graphics is at http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/05/02/the-torturing-of-mentally-ill-prisoners
Video of Harold Hempstead, Witness to Florida Prison Abuses
Harold Hempstead, a Florida prisoner, risked his life to break the story of Florida prison abuses. Here is a video interview with him, discussing the murder of inmate Darren Rainey and other crimes in Florida's prisons.
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Darren Raineys death
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The death of Darren Rainey and the courage my brother Harold Hempstead showed by fighting for justice imprisoned with his killers and by speaking to the media has changed my life forever
In Memory of Darren Rainey
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George Mallinckrodt worked for nearly three years as a psychotherapist in a Florida state prison psychiatric ward. Guards regularly tormented, beat, and tortured patients on his caseload. George was fired for his refusal to stay silent about a beating and other abuses. Mallinckrodt is a full-time human rights activist and frequent contributor to news stories regarding the treatment of the mentally ill in prison. ​ http://www.georgemallinckrodt.com/index.htm​ http://www.georgemallinckrodt.com/human_rights_campaign.htm https://www.createspace.com/4929100 http://www.amazon.com/Getting-Away-With-Murder-Story/dp/1500705624/ref=tmm_pap_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1415311293&sr=1-1
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