Prisoners and the Law


Prisoners and the Law


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Prisoners and the Law focuses on legal issues commonly affecting the prison population, including AIDS, drugs, overcrowding, security, appeals, weapons, correspondence, visitation issues, and prisoner safety. In-depth articles, written by leading authorities, cover topics such as: • The future of prison reform • Restitution • Proposals for a new correctional system • Inmate welfare funds • Prisoner, prison, probation, and parole statistics • Incisive articles, written by some of the nation's leading authorities, on the development and present status of this evolving area of law • The most recent changes and developments in the field Use this title as a resource for issues relating to private incarceration, disenfranchisement of ex-felons, deaf prisoners' rights, and other legal challenges.

Prisoners and the Law