The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Out of Bounds - 1997

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This edition discusses the ban on smoking in federal institutions (including a report on research done at the Regional Health Centre in Abbotsford) and  sentencing reforms in the Criminal Code of Canada. One article discusses the issue of the ban on substance use in Canada and why this author feels these laws are against the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

KEYWORDS: Longterm Inmates Now in the Community (L.I.N.C.), smoking, Bill C-41, conditional sentence, William Head Visitors Program, William Head on Stage (WHOS)

Coded by: Melissa Munn