The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Avatar – March 1975 - March 1975

Release description:

This issue of Avatar contains articles on murder and capital punishment, using the Bill of Rights to legal advantage, and the canteen boycott. Also included is an interview with the Chairman of the Prisoner Committee, and information about the Ontario Health Insurance Plan.

KEYWORDS:  “good time”, “hands-off doctrine”, “cruel and unusual punishment”, Bill of Rights

Coded by: Kate Garrett