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What does ASU stand for?

ASU stands for Administrative Segregation Unit


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A prisoner housed in a maximum security PROGRAMS prison brought a civil rights suit against state prison officials for allegedly violating his EQUAL PROTECTION equal protection rights by failing to provide him with educational programming while he was confined in an administrative segregation unit.
A prisoner housed in a maximum security EDUCATIONAL prison brought a civil rights suit against state prison officials for allegedly violating his EQUAL PROTECTION equal protection rights by failing to provide him with educational programming while he was ADMINISTRATIVE confined in an administrative segregation unit.
The project includes nine 40-bed housing pods and one 20-bed administrative segregation unit, all with separate recreation yards.
Perez and Arraiga were in the prison's administrative segregation unit for inmates who are disciplinary problems, could be in danger among the general prison population or for other reasons.
The appeals court held that flooding of the prison's administrative segregation unit was a significant deprivation, as required to support an Eighth Amendment claim, and that there was an issue of material fact as to whether there was an ongoing threat to safety during the flooding that would justify the inmate's exposure to human waste.