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NCJ Number: 32730 Find in a Library
Title: BETWEEN THE KEEPERS AND THE KEPT
Journal: TRIAL  Volume:12  Issue:3  Dated:(MARCH 1976)  Pages:33,34,36
Author(s): T WILLIAMS
Corporate Author: Association of Trial Lawyers of America
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 3
Sponsoring Agency: Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DESCRIPTION OF THE CONCEPT OF AN OMBUDSMAN IN A CORRECTIONS SETTING TO ACT AS AN EXTERNAL GRIEVANCE MECHANISM AS IMPLEMENTED IN MINNESOTA.
Abstract: THE CORRECTIONAL OMBUDSMAN'S SCOPE OF AUTHORITY AND THE PROBLEM OF ESTABLISHING CREDIBILITY WITH BOTH INMATES AND CORRECTIONS OFFICIALS ARE DISCUSSED. A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF HOW THE PROGRAM HAS FUNCTIONED IN ITS THREE YEAR HISTORY IS INCLUDED.
Index Term(s): Inmate grievances; Minnesota; Ombudsmen
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