are at a higher risk of falling, which contributes to a higher rate of death in older adults.
Corrections staff will always override methodological decisions where the person conducting the experiment may have chosen to do something different. Justice Peter Leask asked Professor Haney to give a definition, in his own opinion, of mindful social interaction.
The court found him to be qualified to give evidence on his academic specialization in psychology and law, his expert opinion on the psychology of imprisonment, and the current state of the law and practice in the United States.
Professor Haney discussed research he has done in segregation units.
This lawsuit, brought jointly with John Howard Society Canada, began in 2015.
Supreme Court heard the BCCLA’s case challenging the use of solitary confinement in Canadian prisons.