The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Communicator - Fall 1997

Release description:

This issue includes a piece about the new Warden, notes from the Inmate Committee and Warden’s meeting, and a report from the women’s unit. Also included are articles on tutoring, the right to remain silent, and pieces on Long Term Offender legislation, the possibility of harvesting prisoner organs for transplant, and unfairness in reports written about prisoners. There is also sports coverage, humour, and poetry.

Keywords: Robert Babineau, Private House Visits, Prisoners’ Justice Day, fasting, lockdowns, African Canadian Prisoners’ Association, Survivors of Abuse program, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Dangerous Offender, Long Term Offender, Arizona House Bill 2271, Preventative Security, Case Management,

Coded by Kate Garrett