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Deaf Prisoners in America

SH Line Producer | 10:48 UK time, Monday, 19 October 2009

See Hear has been doing a lot of research and filming recently for an upcoming item on Deaf prisoners and their treatment within prisons in England and Wales. It's an important issue in the Deaf community, and that film will be coming very soon.

In the meantime, we found that it's also an issue in America, where many US Deaf prisoners face the same issues - isolation and lack of communication for starters:

Deaf Prisoners in America Article


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