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sn president Obama banning the use of solitary confinement for juveniles in federal prisons you not paid printed in The Washington Post Tuesday the president of the practice of locking teenagers themselves alone quote has the potential to lead to devastating lasting psychological consequences , Reuters correspondent Julia Edwards , how to operate and I don't read the majority as prisoners and especially juvenile stand there are only about twenty six you know and the federal system the president multi pronged approach includes commuting the standards of the dozens of nonviolent offenders pushing a broad bipartisan overhauled pending rules in Congress and last year making the first trip ever by a sitting president to a federal prison the president said he hoped his order will serve as a model at the state and local level