Courts also commonly assign queer youth to sex offender treatment programs even when convicted of a non-sexual crime. Heterosexual men in prison view their homosexual acts as being "situation specific" and may not consider themselves bisexual. In general, prisoner-prisoner relationships are same-sex relationships because prisons are generally segregated by sex. Roles within pseudofamilies are flexible and can change with time. Prison is a community sexologically characterized by overt masturbation and by homosexual couplings that may be consensual, coercive or assaultive rape. These "parents" are typically older and are seen as mentors to younger inmates. Both times the staff refused to do anything except to lock me up and make accusations that I'm homosexual.
A conjugal visit is a scheduled extended visit during which an inmate of a prison is permitted to spend several hours or days in private with visitors, usually family members, in special rooms, trailers or even decorated, apartment-like settings on prison grounds.
Former prisoners share their experiences of sex in prison
Such men are not known to have history of sexual assault before prison. According to some studies, LGBT youth are particularly at risk for arrest and detention. This page was last edited on 5 Februaryat Retrieved 1 October The Myth of 'Protective Custody ' ".