The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Mission Pooper Paper – July 1980 - July 1980

  • Name:Mission Pooper Paper – July 1980
  • Date:July 1980
  • Institution: Mission Medium Security Institution
  • Topics: Convict Code, Correctional Policies, Entertainment, Health-Physical,
  • Release Description:

    This edition of this weekly publication was issued on July 18, 1980 and includes a parting address from “the committee” which rebukes the apathy of their fellow convicts and bureaucratic delays caused by administration. One article discusses drug use and advocates for changes to marijuana laws while others examine salt consumption and access to medical care for prisoners.

    KEYWORDS: private family visits, Normal Canada

    Coded By: Melissa Munn