The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Tarpaper – July/August 1979 - July/August 1979

Release description:

This issue begins with two articles discussing conjugal visits.  Questions surrounding parole are answered in-depth and the role of psychology in the criminal justice system is explored.  Also of interest is an interview with the new director of Matsqui Institution.  Other articles look at prison chaplain cutbacks and the effect of incarceration on families of prisoners.  The final article of this edition details the outcomes of the Stockholm Conference on the Abolition of the Death Penalty in December 1977. 

KEYWORDS: sex, full-parole/day-parole, mandatory supervision, earned remission, parole supervision, unescorted temporary absence, Case Management Model, Living Unit Concept, Declaration of Stockholm 1977

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle