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supermax

(ˈsuːpəˌmæks)
n (modifier)
(Social Welfare) having or relating to the very highest levels of security: a supermax jail.
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Given the costs of supermax prisons, such possibilities warrant closer scrutiny.
In Ohio, for example, African Americans constitute about half of the 45,000 persons imprisoned, about half of the two hundred men on death row, and about two-thirds of the four-hundred-plus prisoners at the Youngstown supermax (a supermax prison is one in which prisoners are allowed virtually no contact with one another, and are subjected to constant and very sophisticated surveillance).
The additional capacity at Supermax and the new high-security unit, which will house 48 inmates, will enable the separation of convicted terrorists from other high-risk prisoners and reduce the risk of radicalisation in the system.
Illinois, Colorado, and Mississippi closed entire supermax prisons and saved millions.
The worst in this violent world were sent to the supermax prison, Tamms, located in Illinois.
He illuminates the centuries-spanning haunted trajectory from slave ship to the supermax security prison by building on recent scholarship in African American literary studies that focuses on a lineage of mass-based systems of white supremacist social control and bodily constraints.
KERAMET REITER'S BOOK, 23/7: PELICAN BAY PRISON AND THE RISE OF Long-Term Solitary Confinement, offers a rich and systematic account of the lightly understood role that California prison administrators working in the 1970s played in bringing into being California's first modern supermax prison--and its grotesque practice of routinely condemning alleged gang members to serve indeterminate sentences inside solitary confinement.
Any particular areas a company like Supermax will play a vital role?
He is playing alongside Supermax resident Billy Woods.
La condicion de supermax es un concepto muy criticado porque genera muchos problemas con los internos y con la sociedad.
When tearing up the softball field, our weapon of choice is the Miken Sports Denny Crine DC-41 Supermax USSSA signature two-piece bat, which combines one-ounce supermax endload and the highest grade aerospace carbon fiber to deliver that unmistakable Miken feel.
The answer to the implied question in the title The Marion Experiment: Long-Term Solitary Confinement & the Supermax Movement, is "no.