"The physical boundaries that we thought protected us no longer work."
- MARTIN HORN,a former commissioner of the New York City Department of Correction, on the new dangers presented by smart phones in prisons
"The Americans are better than Ministry of Interior prisons. They will torture you. Maybe you will die. With the Americans, if you enter Abu Ghraib, they will only wage psychological war on you.
- MAHMOUD ABU DUMOURa former detainee, on the thousands of American detainees who are set to be turned over to the Iraqi government
"Choosing universities over prisons: this is a historic and transforming realignment of California's priorities."
- ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER,California governor, pushing for an amendment to the state constitution that would shift money from prisons to the higher-education system
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