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CORRECTS TO REMOVE REFERENCE OF NUMBER OF INMATES  - FILE - In this July 16, 2015, file photo, President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Okla. An HBO documentary, "Fixing the System", that  features President Obama's historic visit to the prison, and his in-depth conversations with six of the inmates premiered Wednesday, Sept. 23, at the prison before a group of inmates. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File) Play Video

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Obama bans solitary confinement for kids, on heels of Fusion investigation

UNITED STATES - OCTOBER 1: Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J.,   flanked from left by Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, Senate Judiciary ranking member Pat Leahy, D-Vt., Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., and Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., speaks during the news conference on criminal justice reform legislation on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
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In this Aug. 31, 2015 photo, a room used for recreation by inmates in solitary confinement at the Washington Corrections Center, in Shelton, Wash. is shown. A new program that may soon be extended to dozens of maximum custody solitary confinement prisoners at the facility will give inmates the option of using their recreation hour outside of their cells to watch sunsets, mountains and underwater seascapes on video, with the hope that they will be calmer, and guards will have to deal with fewer outbursts or violent interactions. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) READ MORE

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For a few minutes, New Yorkers feel a prisoner's pain on the street

FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2011 file photo, a correctional officer works at one of the housing units at Pelican Bay State Prison near Crescent City, Calif.  California's prison system revised its protocol for inmates placed in solitary confinement, but prisoner rights groups say the new rules don't go far enough. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File) READ MORE
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**ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY, DEC. 30**  A girl being held in detention works on a classroom project, as she sits near a wall covered with self-portraits made by others in detention, many portrayed wearing facility-issued orange jump suits, at a Pierce County Juvenile Court facility, Nov. 8 , 2007, in Tacoma, Wash. A steady, decade-long drop in teen offender recidivism rates in Pierce County is not the result of reforms implemented as in some other places, instead the county works towards keeping youth out of state institutions and to focus on communities. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) READ MORE
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Video: 70 percent of children behind bars in America have mental health issues

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"First thing": A prison kid's poem

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Here's what happens when you're a kid in solitary confinement

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Watch 'Prison Kids,' the investigative documentary about juvenile justice in America

Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., right, shakes hands with Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, to discuss criminal justice reform with a bipartisan group of senators. A long-awaited bipartisan proposal to cut mandatory prison sentences for nonviolent offenders and promote more early release from federal prisons is scheduled to be disclosed Thursday by an influential group of senators who hope to build on backing from conservatives, progressives and the White House. From left are, Senate Minority Whip Richard Durbin of Ill., Booker, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, Scott, and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) READ MORE
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This Brooklyn court helps kids stay out of jail—and it's run entirely by teenagers

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Inside a jail for kids in Louisiana: A 360-degree experience

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Prison kids: A crime against America's children



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