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Prison Rape Elimination Act National Prison and Jail Standards § 115.78

Prison Rape Elimination Act National Prison and Jail Standards § 115.78

Prison Rape Elimination Act National Prison and Jail Standards, Disciplinary sanctions for inmates § 115.78 (2012).

This section of the Prison Rape Elimination Act’s National Prison and Jail Standards outlines how jails and prisons may punish incarcerated people who have engaged in the sexual abuse of a peer or staff member.

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Keywords: prison safety, sexual abuse, discipline, Prison Rape Elimination Act, disciplinary sanctions