Mentally Challenged Man in Solitary Confinement for 36 Years

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Originally published here.

By Lions of Liberty

June 22, 2016—For today’s episode, J.B. Lubin joined Lions of Liberty host John Odermatt to discuss some important criminal justice news stories.

J.B. is a frequent contributor to the Lions of Liberty podcast circuit appearing on Presidential Debate Reaction Shows and the always entertaining feature Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor. This is his second appearance on Felony Friday. J.B. first appeared on Felony Friday way back on episode twelve, where a challenge to Colorado’s law and the unusual story of a woman who took a gun to court were discussed.

On today’s episode some of the issues discussed will make your blood boil! Find links to all of the stories discussed below and don’t forget to email comments and feedback on the show to

Is a Life in Solitary “Cruel and Unusual?”

Sen. Tom Cotton: U.S. has ‘under-incarceration problem’

Special report: Alabama leads nation in turning pregnant women into felons

Teen’s Snapchat video leads to felony charges