The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Mountain Echo – July 1989 - July 1989

  • Name:The Mountain Echo – July 1989
  • Date:July 1989
  • Institution: Mission Medium Security Institution
  • Topics: Correctional Policies, Entertainment, Health-Physical, International issues, Parole/Mandatory Release, Transfer between institutions, Views on Incarceration,
  • Release Description:

    Concerns about upcoming renovations to the Mission Institute start off this issue that includes an explanation of the mission statement, a look at the Canadian Pension Plan, and an article about international prison transfers and how they effect parole. Also included are topics such as a lack of space provided for sex-offender treatment, condom distribution in the Soviet Union, advice on gardening and how to quit smoking, and a short story about a prisoner’s preformance history in the Scottish Highlands.

    KEYWORDS: Inmate Committee, Mission Statement, Canadian Pension Plan, Condoms, “The Concert Party”

    Coded by: Joe Lanaway