The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Out of Bounds - 2001

  • Name:Out of Bounds
  • Date:2001
  • Institution: William Head Institution
  • Topics: Christmas in prison, Correctional Policies, Entertainment, Judicial Process-Appeals, Mental Health, Parole-Conditional Release, Post-Carceral Issues,
  • Release Description:

    The Psychopathy Checklist – Revised (PCL-R) and its potential for misapplication (and abuse) in prisons is discussed, and other articles discuss spending Christmas in jail, a prisoner’s sister’s perspective on his incarceration-release (and struggles after release), an interview with the Inmate Welfare Committee chair, a prisoner’s experience with Judicial Review, the history of Out of Bounds, and an explanation of the CSC complaint and grievance procedure.

    KEYWORDS:  PCL-R, Christmas, Inmate Welfare Committee, Judicial Review, complaint and grievance

    CODED BY:  Kevin Birch