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U.S. Moves To Amend Secret Mustard Gas Tests On Veterans

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An aerial view of the Lewisburg prison complex in Pennsylvania. Google Earth hide caption

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Lawsuit Says Lewisburg Prison Counsels Prisoners With Crossword Puzzles

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Martin Sostre on Feb. 12, 1976 — the same week he was released from prison after he was granted executive clemency by the governor of New York. Vic DeLucia/The New York Post via Getty Images hide caption

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How One Inmate Changed The Prison System From The Inside

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Nick Dupree arrives at the Federal Courthouse in Montgomery, Ala. on Feb. 11, 2003. His success in getting the state to continue support past age 21 enabled him to attend college and live in his own home. Jamie Martin/AP hide caption

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Nick Dupree Fought To Live 'Like Anyone Else'

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Solitary Confinement Methods Often Lead To Violence At Lewisburg Prison

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The Special Management Unit at Lewisburg prison, which was created in 2009 for "dangerously violent, confrontational, defiant, antagonistic inmates," has received many complaints about its use of restraints on inmates. Angie Wang for NPR hide caption

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Inside Lewisburg Prison: A Choice Between A Violent Cellmate Or Shackles

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Suspect's Motive Unclear In New York, New Jersey Bombings

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Court Documents Detail Rahami Family's Dispute With Elizabeth, N.J.

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Person Of Interest In N.Y.-Area Bombs Tied To Family Restaurant In N.J.

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A woman holds a cellphone up to a police officer as an attempt is made to calm the crowd after an arrest is made following the sniper shooting in Dallas on Thursday. Laura Buckman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Videos Make Everyone A Witness To Police Shootings

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