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AFSC's Bonnie Kerness on solitary confinement

AFSC's Bonnie Kerness on Solitary Confinement (NJN - Public TV)

Bonnie Kerness, director of AFSC's Prison Watch Project, discusses solitary confinement on New Jersey Network (NJN).

New Jersey's weekly television program Due Process looks at solitary confinement, asking whether it is cruel and unusual punishment or an essential corrections tool.

Sandra King introduces us to a man who spent 22 years in isolation, and hosts a spirited debate in the studio. Studio guests include Prof. Alexander Reinert of Cardozo Law School, Bonnie Kerness of the American Friends Service Committee's Prison Watch Project, and former New Jersey Corrections Commissioner Jack Terhune.