The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Mission Medium – July 1983 - July 1983

Release description:

This issue starts off with a short story about a prisoners’ release and the issue he faces while being on parole. There is also an article that looks at both conditions inside Canadian Prisons and policies being put in place that affect these institutions and their occupants. Looks at private visits, medical care at Oakalla, parent programs, and wrongful imprisonment are also provided.

KEYWORDS: Dorchester, Millhaven, Kingston Prison For Women, Solicitor General Robert Kaplan, “Bugging”, Matsqui

Coded by: Joe Lanaway