The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Pendulum - 1979

Release description:

This issue contains information on the annual St. Leonard’s Society of Canada conference, the introduction of closed-circuit T.V. for police use, and human rights issues regarding parole.  There are also articles regarding punishment involving narcotics and their importation.  The Inmate Committee, the Native Brotherhood, The Liberty Group, Seven Steps, and “I’m OK – You’re OK” group are all represented in this issue.

Key words: The Odyssey Group, United Nations Human Rights Committee, marijuana, Family Day

Coded by:  Nicole Arbuckle