The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Tarpaper – January 1974 - January 1974

Release description:

In this issue the editor gives a brief review of other penal presses in Canada and the US and explores censorship regarding prison publications.  Information on the Study Improvement Group, including their goals and accomplishments, can also be found.  Another article discusses the code of ethics among prisoners.  This issue contains several pages of short stories, humour, and poetry.

KEYWORDS: Christmas Pass Program, jury trial, lifer, “solid/soft faction”, “fish”

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle