This issue contains an article detailing the tragic results of double-bunking and another highlighting a number of wrongful convictions in Canada, most notably, David Milgaard. The effectiveness of short-term training programs, such as Food Safe, in obtaining meaningful employment upon release is questioned and one prisoner describes his very different experiences at Matsqui and William Head. Also of interest is the discussion surrounding the ramifications of a murder allegedly committed by a lifer on day-parole.
KEYWORDS: suicide, Millennium phone system, L.I.N.C. (Long-term Inmates Now in the Community), ELT (Entry-Level Trades), Tsetsawul’thtun Shhw-qwaliwun project, WHOS (William Head On Stage), sleep deprivation, voting,
Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle