The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Outlook – Nov/Dec 1982 - Nov/Dec 1982

Release description:

This issue focuses heavily on mandatory supervision and parole, as well as the controversial practice of double-bunking due to the unexpected swell in the prison population.  This issue also features a thorough examination of sex in prison and homosexuality.  Another article explores prisoners’ right to vote, citing voting rights as outlined in the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.  The prisoners’ rate of pay for Warkworth Institution is also listed in this issue. 

KEYWORDS: group homes, early release, “revolving door syndrome”, earned remission, Peter Pride program, Canada Elections Act, search warrants, yoga

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle