The yard outside of the Lebanon County Correctional Facility. An inmate, Eric McGill, has been locked up in solitary confinement for over a year because he won't cut his hair.  Joseph Darius Jaafari / PA Post

His hair is sacred. But to get out of solitary confinement, his jailers say he must cut it off.

A Rastafarian inmate has been in solitary confinement for a year. The jail’s warden said he can get out if he cuts his hair.
By Joseph Darius Jaafari

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