The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

C.B. Diamond – August 1956 - August 1956

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Rehabilitation and parole are recurring themes in this issue of the C.B. Diamond.  There is an article on the Vocational Placement for the Osborne Association which finds employment for ex-convicts as well as another piece on the first Dale Carnegie course graduates at Collin’s Bay.  Also find an article on a committee established in 1953 examining Canada’s penal and parole system and suggesting recommendations for reform.

KEYWORDS: ticket-of-leave, “angles”, “shooting an angle”, “four-percenter”, Ticket-of-Leave Act, Fauteaux Committee, probation,  Dale Carnegie course, British Borstal Plan,  early release, Archambault Commission Report

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle