The Nightmare Experience of Solitary Confinement

Lawrence Hartman is the author of GUILTY TILL PROVEN INNOCENT: A Shocking Inside View Into America’s Failing Justice System (now available online at Amazon)

The Special Housing Unit (SHU — a/k/a Solitary or The Hole)

The SHU is well known as the prison within the prison since most people end up there only after they’ve done something wrong. It’s a…