After 37 years in solitary confinement, inmate seeks to rejoin general population in prison

After 37 years, inmate pleads for end to solitary confinement

HARRISBURG – The question for convicted murderer Arthur Johnson seemed simple: Could he explain what his days are like, from the moment he wakes to the time he drifts off to sleep, in the 7-by-12-foot prison cell where he has spent nearly 37 years in solitary confinement?