Greater Victoria Victim Services conferences is the subject of the editorial with information on the residential school and restorative justice workshops, followed by articles on the death penalty, a prisoner’s perception of changes in penitentiary life from 30 years ago, a father’s healing after losing a daughter to violence, Hepatitis C virus information, aging prisoners, super-maximum security prisons (Special Handling Units), and a view on violence in prison.

KEYWORDS:  capital punishment, Hepatitus C, SHU, Special Handling Unit, aging, residential school, restorative justice

CODED BY:  Kevin Birch