The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Pendulum - 1981

Release description:

In this edition the focus is on mandatory supervision and parole.  There are also articles discussing human rights issues regarding mandatory supervision and parole.  There is a two-page column in French for Le Groupe Francaise de Joyceville. The Liberty Group, Seven Steps, The Joyceville Native Brothers, and The Elders Group are also represented in this issue.  As well there are newspaper clippings from 1959 announcing the opening of Joyceville Penitentiary.

KEYWORDS: earned and statutory remission, ASSATI (A Self-Sufficient Alternative To Incarceration), Helsinki Accord 1975, Parole Act 1970 and 1977, Criminal Law Amendment Act 1977

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle