The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Out of Bounds - 2005

Release description:

Drugs are a major theme of this issue with two prisoners giving detailed and candid accounts of their drug use and addiction.  Other articles include information for prisoners about how to access their files located in Personal Information Banks, an interview with a drug dog handler from William Head, and the controversy surrounding prisoners’ access to computers and the internet.  Of special interest is a piece explaining Prisoner Justice Day and the history behind its inception. 

KEYWORDS: drugs, Access to Information Act, technology, prisoner suicide

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle