Interview with Ontario's Child Advocate on how almost half the young people in prison for minor crimes in Ontario came through the child welfare system. Prison News. Organizational Profile on Joint Effort, Women in Prison Support Group.
Stark Raven Media Collective - Emily Aspinwall, Tiffany Chong, Louise Croft, Marge Lam
Interview with Judy Finlay, Ontario's Child Advocate, on a report that details how almost half the young people in prison for minor crimes in Ontario came through the child welfare system.
[37:27-44:18] Prison News
-Woman asks for a longer jail term to access treatment
-Demands for Needle Exchange in Yukon Jail
-Security Certificate detainee still on hunger strike after 4 months.
US & INTERNATIONAL
-Protests in California Against prison expansion plans.
-Red Cross Report Documents Abuse of Prisoners in CIA's secret prisons
-Most people arrested under British anti-terror laws have never been convicted of a crime.
-Dutch Plan to Use Electric Shocking Knee Brace to control Prisoners.
Organizational Profile on Joint Effort.
Interview with Joint Effort member, Louise Croft.
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