The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Beacon Monthly – July/August 1970 - July/August 1970

Release description:

This issue of the Beacon includes many articles on how to set up acceptable day parole, touching on public perception of prisoners, punishment versus rehabilitation, and positive statistics from Drumheller Institution. This issue also includes a commentary on the hypocrisy of branding marijuana smokers as criminals, an editorial on how and by whom the Beacon is produced, and a criticism of Legal Aid.

KEYWORDS: Alcoholics Anonymous, day parole, National Parole Service, Warden Pierre Jutras, legal aid

Coded by: Kate Garrett