The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Tocsin - January 1988

Release description:

In addition to a list of the aims and objectives of the Collins’ Bay chapter of the John Howard Society and a list of programs offered by same, this issue includes a report from the Inmate Committee, pieces on Christmas in prison, what a “convict” is, points and questions posed to The Daubney Commission, and an opinion piece on censorship.

Keywords: “convict” vs. “inmate”, National Parole Board, The Daubney Commission, Criminal Code, Parole Act, Penitentiary Act, Charter of Rights, “earned remission”

Coded by Kate Garrett