These are documents about denying Tom to be entered in a “step-down program” to prepare him for general population placement. Tom was “infraction-free” for 22 years. There is no reason of any violence that he should be denied at least a try-out in a SDP.
Sept. 16th 2011:
“Intermediate (J) Unit Referral” dated Sept. 16, 2011, rejecting Tom’s request to be entered in a Step-Down Program, without any reasonable examples, context or suggestions. Just a robotic response to a human being.
Tom’s response, Oct 27, 2011:
Step-Down Program rejection response by Tom Silverstein, Oct 27, 2011
Tom’s request for “Administrative remedy”:
Tom’s response on Nov 8, 2011, saying that he has not received any rule infraction for the alleged “activities,” and therefore he requests a transfer, because the staff refuses to prove to him what activity he was allegedly involved in, without having been given a ticket for it.
Tom was given the denial of his Administrative remedy request on Dec 7, 2011:
More of the same, even though Tom is in a highly segregated unit.