Urban Matters | ‘Rikers Is Horrible’: Venida Browder Recalls Her Son’s Ordeal – And Her Own

June 1, 2016
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In 2010, 16-year-old Kalief Browder of the Bronx was arrested for stealing a backpack – a crime he insisted he never committed. Nevertheless, he then spent some three years jailed on New York City’s Rikers Island, including roughly two years in solitary confinement.

Read the full article here: http://www.centernyc.org/rikers-is-horrible

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