I have been in solitary confinement ("Restricted Housing Unit"(RHU)) since August 8, 2014 for misconduct (#B266541) charges of allegedly assaulting D-Block unit manager Ivan with a weapon.
Some prisoners who have had their Z-code ("single cell") status removed by S.C.I. - Greene staff accepted a cellmate only to assault said innocent/unknowing cellmate in order to show S.C.I. - Greene staff that staff should have never removed their Z-code. Some refuse to "double-cell", so they are placed in solitary confinement and repeatedly given misconducts for refusing to "double-cell". Therefore, they will never get out of solitary confinement unless they "double-cell" (accept a cellmate). So, many prisoners who lose their Z-code choose to continue to assault cellmates until their Z-code is returned. Such cellmate-on-cellmate violence is encouraged/allowed by S.C.I. - Greene staff. And staff continue to get away with it because only prisoners are getting hurt.
Erie, Pennsylvania's Betrayed Child,
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