The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Advance – October 1973 - October 1973

Release description:

Fifteen pages of this issue are dedicated to sentencing, which is examined in extensive detail.  Another lengthy article analyzes parole revocation and statutory remission.  Parole receives in-depth coverage as well, including the proposal to add ten more members to the Parole Board.   Also in this issue is an interview with Solicitor General Warren Allmand.  Other pieces look at trial by judge or jury, meaningful wages for prisoners, and the classification system.

KEYWORDS: day parole, temporary parole, sexual offenders, dangerous sexual offenders, drug/alcohol addiction, clemency, concurrent/consecutive sentences, definite term/indeterminate term, conditional/absolute discharge, probation, preventative detention, habitual criminal, commutation of sentence/pardon, habeas corpus ad subjiciendum, certiorari, “street time”

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle