The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Tightwire V22(4) - Winter 1988

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SUMMARY: This issue discusses Christmas in prison, the suicide of a prisoner in the segregation unit of P4W, and the poor living conditions at P4W. Articles address the health implications of smoking and nutrition, imprisoned mothers’ separation from their children, the increased likelihood of aboriginal prisoners being deemed dangerous, and incarceration at Millhaven.
KEYWORDS: Prisoners’ Rights Group (PRG), Bill C-67, Bill C-68, The Dangerous Offenders Act, Native Sisterhood
Coded by Claire Hall