"My conviction being vacated is important, but it is a small win in our larger fight for justice," said Jones, an activist.
The Jails Action Coalition is a grassroots group that has been pushing for an end to all forms of solitary confinement.
Ms. Johannsen is the founder and executive director of All Education Matters. She also writes about everyday life, and is an ESL tutor in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.