Prof. Ocen's law review article on treatment of pregnant inmates cited

The Huffington Post cited Associate Professor Priscilla Ocen's law review article, "Punishing Pregnancy," in a story about a proposed bill banning shackling of female prisoners. 


2012 law review article -- "Punishing Pregnancy," by Loyola Law School professor Priscilla A. Ocen -- finds some 2,000 children born per year to jailed mothers, with shackling "standard operating procedure for the transport of women in labor and is also used as a mechanism to control and demean them during childbirth."