Resource: G.H., et al. V. Tamayo, et al.

By: Southern Poverty Law Center

October 22, 2021

Southern Poverty Law Center

The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) places hundreds of children in solitary confinement on any given day. The SPLC, Florida Legal Services and the Florida Justice Institute filed a federal class action lawsuit to end the use of solitary confinement in the state’s juvenile detention facilities.