The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Outlook – Nov/Dec 1984 - Nov/Dec 1984

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This issue contains articles on the Newbrey House (a halfway house for Aboriginal ex-convicts), the HELP employment program, and Newfoundland’s first minimum-security prison set to open in 1987.  New justice minister John Crosbie is urged to reform Canada’s justice system and  mandatory supervision comes under fire.  Also in this issue is an informative section on pleading guilty or not guilty.

KEYWORDS: “inmate”, omnibus bill, computer crime, writs of assistance, divorce law, employment

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle