Court Reform Act Impact on Correctional System: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Business, Commerce, and Judiciary...92-1, June 16-17, 1971
1971 - 491 pagini
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Pagina 388 - When it appears to the said managers that there is a strong or reasonable probability that any prisoner will live and remain at liberty without violating the law, and that his release is not incompatible with the welfare of society...
Pagina 205 - If we can be of further assistance to you in this matter, please do not hesitate to advise us.
Pagina 331 - We cannot tolerate an endless, self-defeating cycle of imprisonment, release, and reimprisonment which fails to alter undesirable attitudes and behavior.
Pagina 369 - Education, the National Council on Crime and Delinquency (formerly the National Probation and Parole Association), and Wayne State University School of Social Work.
Pagina 27 - ... interpretation of what the prisoners at the Tombs, at Attica, and elsewhere, meant when the cry went up: "We want to be treated like human beings." It is also one interpretation of what President Nixon meant when he sent his 13-point directive to Attorney General Mitchell on November 13, 1969, and said, "The American system for correcting and rehabilitating criminals presents a convincing case of failure.
Pagina 33 - President Nixon's Task Force on Prisoner Rehabilitation said : "Satisfying work experience for institutionalized offenders . . . and the assurance of decent jobs for released offenders should be at the heart of the correctional process.
Pagina 175 - Commissioner in the direction, coordination, and monitoring of the implementation of the District of Columbia Court Reform and Criminal Procedures Act of 1970. The...
Pagina 90 - Two possibilities come to mind. One is the introduction of community treatment programs such as those operated by the California Youth Authority ; the other is the use of detached worker programs such as those developed in Los Angeles County. Both these programs have shown a high level of cost effectiveness, and their ultimate result will be the saving of many millions of dollars in new correctional costs. With adequate planning and implementation, similar results should be possible in the District...