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NCJ Number: 39770 Find in a Library
Title: EVOLVING LAW OF PRISON LAW LIBRARIES
Journal: NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL ON PRISON LAW  Volume:3  Issue:1  Dated:(FALL 1976)  Pages:131-169
Author(s): M R REEVES
Corporate Author: New England Journal on Prison Law, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 39
Sponsoring Agency: New England Journal on Prison Law, Inc
Boston, MA 02116
Type: Historical Overview
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A PAPER BRIEFLY SURVEYING SOME OF THE CASES WHICH HAVE FOCUSED ON PRISON LAW LIBRARY DEFICIENCIES AND STANDARDS ADOPTED.
Abstract: IN TRACING THE HISTORY OF THE RIGHT TO A PRISON LAW LIBRARY AND SUBSTANTIATING THE INMATE'S NEED FOR THAT RIGHT, THE AUTHOR FEELS THAT STEPS CAN BE TAKEN IN CORRECTING SUCH DEFICIENCIES. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT).....TWH
Index Term(s): Constitutional Rights/Civil Liberties; Correctional facilities; Inmates; Judicial decisions; Legal reference services; Libraries; Prisoner's rights; Standards; US Supreme Court
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