Richard Lee Paiva

Interior view of Rhode Island's John J. Moran Medium Security Prison

DOC agrees to limit solitary terms to 30 days

BY: - July 21, 2023

CRANSTON/PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Corrections (DOC) agreed to new restrictions on its solitary confinement policies at the Adult Correctional Institutions as part of ongoing litigation in U.S. District Court Rhode Island. The move came as part of arbitration in the case of Richard Lee Paiva v. Rhode Island Department of Corrections, originally […]