The IRE website will be unavailable while we complete routine maintenance on Friday, December 17 from 8-10 am CT.
IRE favicon

Shop

Resource ID: #8349
Subject: Criminal Justice System
Source: Times-Union (Albany, N.Y.)
Affiliation: 
Date: 

$0.00

Description

Times Union (Albany, N.Y.) series reports on the rising number of mentally retarded and developmentally disabled people ending up in jails and prisons, which are unable to identify or meet these people's special needs; finds that many are incarcerated for crimes for which they don't have the mental capacity to be held responsible, June 23 - 27, 1991.

141 Neff Annex   |   Missouri School of Journalism Columbia, MO 65211   |   573-882-2042   |   info@ire.org   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenu linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram