On May 15, 2014, Massachusetts’ anti-shackling law was signed by the governor. Two years later, the rights of pregnant women in prison and jail are being violated. Read more in our new report- Breaking Promises: Violations of the Massachusetts Pregnancy Standards & Anti-Shackling Law
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Says Pizii, “This is about more than birth and mothering, this is about humanity. Remember that the person you’re talking about on the other side of the wall is someone’s sister, daughter, mother. Extend them humanity.” http://magazine.good.is/articles/local-globalist-marisa-pizii-prison-birth-project