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Prison Rape Elimination Act Update

On September 4, 2003, President Bush signed the first-ever federal law to address the problem of rape and sexual abuse behind... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Stop Prison Rape
Date Added: Jul 06, 2006 Date Modified: Jul 06, 2006
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Prison Statistics

This site contains summary statistics on prisoners in the Federal and State prisons. There are also links to other sites... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2010
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Prisoners' Rights

This site, sponsored by the ACLU, contains links to prisoners' rights issues in the news. The links are current and address... see more
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Author: ACLU
Date Added: Jul 07, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 19, 2014
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Probation and Parole Statistics

This site contains statistics and summary findings on Probationers and Parolees in the federal, state and local systems. ... see more
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Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2010
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The Jail Inferno

The Jail Inferno, by Heather MacDonald and published in the City Journal, provides a unique view of American jails and what... see more
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Author: Heather MacDonald
Date Added: Jan 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jan 22, 2011
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The Revolving Door of America’s Prisons: State by State

The correctional landscape varies dramatically in scale, policy and practice from state to state. The Pew Center on the... see more
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Author: The Pew Center on the States
Date Added: Jan 07, 2012 Date Modified: Jan 07, 2012
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Understanding Penal Practice

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more
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Author: Ioan Durnescu, Co-editor, Fergus McNeill. Co-editor
Date Added: Nov 22, 2013 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2013
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Virtual Prison Tour with the Florida Department of Corrections

Students interested in corrections or those with an interest in the manner in which punishment is conducted in the state of... see more
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Author: Florida Department of Corrections
Date Added: Sep 04, 2007 Date Modified: Aug 26, 2014
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