A new report from the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, in partnership with The Centre for Access to Justice and The Criminalization and Punishment Education Project (CPEP), raises concerns about the increase in the number of inmates throughout Canada's jails and the risk of outbreaks of COVID-19. To discuss this issue, The Agenda invites Abby Deshman, Canadian Justice program director for the Canadian Civil Liberties Association and Lee Chapelle, president of Canadian Prison Consulting, an advocacy and reform-based firm.
Episode:
When the Inmates Took Over the Prison
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Apr 14, 2021
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