The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Fallacy of Life - October 1986

  • Name:Fallacy of Life
  • Date:October 1986
  • Institution: Collins Bay Institution
  • Topics: Correctional Policies, Judicial Process-Appeals, Rehabilitative- Reformative Programs,
  • Release Description:

    Issues affecting lifers (those serving 25 year minimum sentences) are the central point of this inaugural issue. It also includes an article explaining the injustices with regards to remission policy in the prison system and makes a financial point about changing this policy.


    KEYWORDS: Lifers, Good Time, Earned Remission, Canadian Charter of Rights


    Coded by: Joe Lanaway