Rock Center   |  March 22, 2013

Kids locked away in solitary confinement

As more and more minors serve time in adult prisons, a growing number are placed in solitary confinement. Officials say it’s to protect the minors from the adult prison population. Some of those who served time in solitary as teens and their advocates say it’s a harmful practice and a dark secret of the criminal justice system. Rock Center Special Correspondent Ted Koppel reports.

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