The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Highwitness News - November 1984

Release description:

This issue features a poem addressed to an ex prisoner’s wife that reflects on the day to day life of a prisoner; it highlights the food, medical care and living quarters. Another poem considers capital punishment and other court mandated punishments. An article from another paper reports on youth that avoid incarceration because of their families’ wealth.

KEYWORDS: food, health, therapy centers, preferential treatment

Coded by: Brian Garvin