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Resource ID: #12095
Subject: Prisons
Source: ABA Journal
Date: July


ABA Journal reports that "Chain gangs are in and exercise rooms are out in the prisons of the '90s. The states want to know: how tough can they get on inmates without violating the Constitution?... For all the talk about reforms in health care, taxes and welfare, 1995 is quietly becoming the year Americans decided to change the way they think about how and the why society punishes criminals.

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