Why Is It Imperative for Prisons to Focus on Providing
Why is it imperative for prisons to focus on providing correctional programming such as drug treatment and vocational training?
A) because it reduces costs to taxpayers
B) because it helps create jobs in the community
C) because it reduces the number of prisoners who reoffend and return to prison after their release
D) because it decreases boredom and positively impacts the mental health of prisoners while they are incarcerated
What process involves providing services to, and supervision for, paroled inmates attempting to reintegrate into the community?
A) reintegration and restoration
B) reentry and aftercare
C) parole and probation
D) vocational training and mental healthcare
The "hands-off" policy regarding prison administration refers to ______.
A) prison administrators giving line staff full discretion to carry out their jobs as needed
B) prohibitions against sexual activity with inmates
C) prohibitions against harming inmates in any way
D) the judiciary leaving all matters pertaining to the institution up to the warden
In which court case did the Virginia Supreme Court argue that inmates were "slaves of the state" and had lost all rights of citizenship?
A) Johnson v. Avery
B) Cooper v. Pate
C) Ruffin v. Commonwealth
D) Wolf v. McDonnell