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IN THE NEWS: NEW YORK TIMES “IN JAIL, PADS AND TAMPONS AS BARGAINING CHIPS”

“Some women have reported no issues at all; they ask and get what they need. Others have to beg for it.”

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Brooklyn Defender Services staff quoted in the New York Times on the issue of using menstrual supplies as mechanisms of control in New York jails and prisons. Read the full piece on the New York Times website here.