Solitary Confinement in provincial prison
Arlene Gallone, represented by TJL, filed a class action regarding solitary confinement against the Attorney General of Quebec (AGQ), which is representing the Correctional Services of Quebec (CSQ), on June 14th 2017. The AGQ contested this demand on June 28th 2017.
The demand implies that the CSQ use solitary confinement on a regular basis and upon the whole inmate population, which include prisoners suffering from mental illness. Consequently, the demand implies that this measure is unlawful and faulty of breaching fundamental rights.
This class action seeks to obtain compensation in regards of damages for the prejudice against the members and punitive damages for the intentional breach of their fundamental rights.
To consult our web page for this Class action click here.