Denial of Parole to Prisoner Hunger Strikers

Dear Prisoners and Supporters, The PHSS (Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity Coalition) Parole Subcommittee is focusing on parole issues specific to prisoners who have been released from SHU, both before and after the Ashker settlement. We are particularly interested in seeing language from transcripts of parole hearings and psych. evaluations that contain references to unsuitability for parole based on: 1. Failure to debrief 2. Participation in the hunger strike 3. Factors which are really related to long-term indeterminate SHU, such as inadequate programming. We are reaching out to [...]