The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

C.B. Diamond – March 1953 - March 1953

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This issue features several articles regarding the realities of life in prison, society’s view of criminals, and the difficulties prisoners face on the outside upon their release.  Also discussed are the many benefits of reading and sports programs for prisoners.  The final article deals with the controversial sentencing of two fourteen-year-olds to five years in prison.  Note pages two and three are missing from this issue.

KEYWORDS: rehabilitation, friendship, Chino Institution for Men, young offenders

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle