James E. Aiken

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James E. Aiken (born 1941) is the president of James E. Aiken & Associates, Inc.[1] He serves as a consultant to attorneys and as an expert witness in civil and death penalty cases.[1] He has served as an expert witness on prison conditions and future inmate dangerousness at U.S. Federal Courts in multiple jurisdictions.[1] During the trial of 9/11 co-conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui he testified in an expert capacity about what Moussaoui could expect in Federal supermax prison.[2] From 2004-2009 Aiken served as a commissioner on the National Prison Rape Elimination Commission.[1][3]


  1. ^ a b c d "The Commissioners". National Prison Rape Elimination Commission. Retrieved 2009-07-02. 
  2. ^ Serrano, Richard A. "The Slow Rot at Supermax", May 5, 2006, Los Angeles Times, retrieved July 2, 2009.
  3. ^ Marshall, Carolyn (August 20, 2005). "Panel on Prison Rape Hears Victims' Chilling Accounts". The New York Times. Retrieved 2009-07-02.