SUMMARY: This newsletter features several articles discussing mandatory supervision and its abolishment, the sentencing of young offenders, the lack of programs available, society’s main concerns regarding prison, and the attendance of a National Parole Board member to one of the John Howard Society’s meetings. Also included is a reprinted article on Aboriginal people who were imprisoned because of debt.

KEYWORDS: Earned remission, Prisoners’ Information Services, 17¢ Campaign

Coded by Bethany Sanjenko