The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Mountain Echo – February 1990 - February 1990

Release description:

This issue contains several articles by prisoner advocate Claire Culhane, including a portion of her speech to the University of Windsor in which she discusses racism and discrimination in the criminal justice system. Also of note is a letter exchange between Canada’s Solicitor General and Senator Ray Perrault regarding the proposal for Project Recovery—a specialized program for sex offenders.

KEYWORDS: Action for Corporate Accountability, heroin addiction, methadone, decriminalization, Court Challenges program, section 15 Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Coded by: Kelly E Marshall