Is a Prison Hunger Strike Likely to Lead to Violence?

Losing conduct credits in prison can be a big deal, especially as someone nears the date for release.  One way to lose such credits is behavior that “might lead to violence or disorder or otherwise endanger the facility,” meaning the jail.  What if a prisoner, in solitary confinement in the SHU, misses nine meals while there is a statewide hunger strike?  Is that type of conduct behavior which might lead to violence?  To read the answer and the reasoning behind it, click on the following link.

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