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The centrality of relationships in context: a comparison of factors that predict the sexual and non-sexual victimization of transgender women in prisons for men.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Crime & Justice. Jul2022, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p259-269. 11p.

Abstract: This research draws on original data to empirically assess how an array of factors – including features of the self, the prison environment, and prisoners' interactions with each other – shape the probability of transgender women in prisons for men exp...

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YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO REMAIN POWERLESS: DEPRIVATION OF AGENCY BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AND THE LEGAL AND CARCERAL SYSTEMS.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): St. John's Law Review. 2021, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p999-1017. 19p.

Abstract: The article examines the deprivation of agency from individuals or vulnerable communities of color by law enforcement and the legal and carceral systems. Topics discussed are suppression of self-representation by the carceral state in the name of secur...

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Prison abolition literacies as Pro-Black pedagogy in early childhood education.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Early Childhood Literacy; Sep2022, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p383-407, 25p

Abstract: Copyright of Journal of Early Childhood Literacy is the property of Sage Publications, Ltd. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users...

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Analysis of India's Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act, 2022: Determining Potential Misuse and Possible Violations of Fundamental Rights.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Annals of Criminology; Jul2022, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p251-268, 18p

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Abstract: Copyright of International Annals of Criminology is the property of Cambridge University Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, us...

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Madame Right for Monsieur Wrong: Prisoner Marriage Petitions and State Surveillance of Women in Post‐War France, 1946–1959.

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Source(s): Gender & History; Jul2022, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p476-494, 19p

Abstract: Copyright of Gender & History is the property of Wiley-Blackwell and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or em...

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Pregnancy During Incarceration: A "Serious" Medical Need.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Brigham Young University Law Review. 2021, Vol. 2021 Issue 2, p529-569. 41p.

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Abstract: The article addresses several issues faced by pregnant incarcerated women in the U.S., including lack of adequate prenatal and postpartum care and prolonged solitary confinement. Topics include the current state and federal laws addressing these issues...

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Towards Human Rights Compliance in Australian Prisons

Towards Human Rights Compliance in Australian Prisons

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Abstract: Imprisoned people have always been vulnerable and in need of human rights protections. The slow but steady growth in the protection of imprisoned people's rights over recent decades in Australia has mostly come from incremental change to prison legisla...

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Rethinking the Reasonable Response: Safeguarding the Promise of Kingsley for Conditions of Confinement.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Michigan Law Review. Feb2021, Vol. 119 Issue 4, Preceding p829-857. 30p.

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Abstract: Nearly five million individuals are admitted to America’s jails each year, and at any given time, two-thirds of those held in jail have not been convicted of a crime. Under current Supreme Court doctrine, these pretrial detainees are functionally prote...

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I AM WOMAN, HEAR ME ROAR: DENIAL OF SEXUAL REASSIGNMENT SURGERY FOR TRANSGENDER INMATES AND THE EIGHTH AMENDMENT'S BAN ON CRUEL AND UNUSUAL PUNISHMENT.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Touro Law Review. 2021, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p1027-1052. 26p.

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Abstract: The article examines the rights of transgender inmates with severe gender dysphoria to receive gender confirmation surgery under the Eighth Amendment's ban on cruel and unusual punishment and the World Professional Association for Transgender Health St...

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Prison Malapportionment: Forging a New Path for State Courts.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Yale Law Journal. Mar2021, Vol. 130 Issue 5, p1250-1287. 38p.

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Abstract: With the 2021 redistricting cycle coming in the wake of the 2020 census, the time is ripe for reformers to tackle prison malapportionment. Prison malapportionment occurs when incarcerated individuals are counted as residents of the jurisdictions where ...

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