Wisconsin Sued for Keeping Kids in Solitary
Litigation Filed Against Wisconsin for Keeping Kids in Solitary Confinement
In J.J. v. Litscher, the Juvenile Law Center (JLC) and the Wisconsin ACLU filed a class action lawsuit against the state of Wisconsin for subjecting kids to solitary confinement and other horrific conditions. In the complaint, the ACLU and JLC argue that the use of solitary at the Lincoln Hills and Copper Lake facilities is abusive and unconstitutional.
Read the press release, social media toolkit, and first-hand accounts of young people here.