In a campaign dominated by the economy, criminal justice issues played literally no role in either candidate's campaign from a political point of view, ignoring criminal justice issues was the right way to go according to a gallup poll conducted this fall, less than one percent of americans believed crime. The history of these disparities provides perspective on many vexing problems of contemporary american indian health policy feared that the french “had a secret understanding with the disease” and could spread disease by a “crafty demon” concealed in a musket, “bewitched” cloaks, or poisoned water34 although the.
America's practice of mass incarceration is coming un- der growing criticism as fiscally unsustainable and morally indefensible chronic overcrowding of prisons, a problem that epitomizes the destructive and unlawful core of mass in- carceration, now ajjlicts the federal prison system and nearly half the states actual reforms. Title: jail overcrowding: social sanitation and the warehousing of the urban underclass (from critical issues in crime and justice, p 251-276, 1994, albert r roberts, ed -- see ncj-149851) author(s):, m welch date published: 1994 page count: 26 annotation: patterns of jail overcrowding in five us cities are.
He had never been to prison before, but he had convictions for selling small quantities of marijuana and cocaine, shouting at a neighbour who had poisoned his dog, shoving a police officer and driving while intoxicated he was condemned to life in prison without any chance of parole the judge said the.