Ontario's 5 year experiment with private prisons is over as the CNCC returns to government control. Prison news, Six Nations political prisoners.
Stark Raven Radio: Emily Aspinwall, Marge Lam, Tiffany Chong
Ontario's 5 year experiment with private prisons is over as the Central North Correctional Centre in Penatanguishine Ontario returns to government control this week. Features an interview with Sharon Dion from Citizens Against Private Prisons on the failings of prison privatization. http://www.capp.50megs.com/
Prison News Lineup:
-Annual Correctional Invesigator's Report Focuses on 'Disgraceful' Treatment of Aboriginal Prisoners
-Dramatic Increase in Numbers of Prisoners on Remand
-Justice Committee Guts Tory Bill Banning Conditional Sentencing
-Safer Tattooing Sites In Prisons Sitting Idle
News posted at: http://www.prisonjustice.ca
Feature on Six Nations Political Prisoners. Produced by CKUT Radio. http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=20364
Show includes intro, show & station IDs, music and announcements.
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Stark Raven Full Show Nov 6/06.
Ontario Prison Un-privatized, Prison News, Six Nations Political Prisoners