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Incarcerated in GA During COVID-19? We Want Your Story to be Heard. In Your Own Words.

COVID-19 has killed people in prisons and jails at three times the already alarming rate...

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Department of Justice Announces Sweeping Investigation into Georgia Prisons

​​Today, the United States Department of Justice announced a sweeping investigation of Georgia prisons. ln…

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Lawsuit Challenges Inhuman Conditions of Confinement at Georgia State Prison

On September 10th, SCHR and Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, LLP filed a lawsuit in federal court…

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Media Roundup

As the delta variant spreads, The Marshall Project continues to track shifting visitation policies at…

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PRESS RELEASES

Judge Grants Injunction to Halt Solitary Confinement

Today, United States District Court Judge William M. Ray, II issued a preliminary injunction ordering the Sheriff of Fulton County to take immediate steps to remedy unconstitutional conditions and solitary confinement for women at the South Fulton Jail in Union City.

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