Public Health and Social Jusitce

Criminal Justice System

criminal.jpgArticles and slide shows covering the criminal justice system, the prison-industrial complex, and capital punishment.

Slide Shows:

Correctional Health Care – Insung Min
Brief slide show from Dr Insung Min

*Incarceration Nation
Comprehensive slide show covering the US criminal justice system, including jails/prisons, racism, the war on drugs, prison health care, the prison-industrial complex, and the death penalty

Articles:

death penalty – NEJM lte 3-06.doc
Unpublished letter on the death penalty

*Incaceration Nation – Medscape.doc
Article covering multiple facets of the US criminal justice system

syphilitic arrest case report
Case report re inmate with tertiary syphilis with comments on syphilis in the incarcerated

External Links:

Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights: http://www.prisonerhealth.org/

Change.org Criminal Justice Page: http://criminaljustice.change.org/

Death Penalty Information Center: http://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org/

Innocence Project: http://www.innocenceproject.org/

Moratorium Campaign: http://www.moratoriumcampaign.org

National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty: http://www.ncadp.org/

National Prison Rape Elimination Commission Report: http://www.nprec.us/publication/

Prison Activist Resource Center: http://www.prisonactivist.org/

The Crying Tree, a novel by Naseem Rakha: http://naseemrakha.com/

Washington State Institute for Public Policy (Criminal Justice): http://www.wsipp.wa.gov/topic.asp?cat=10&subcat=0&dteSlct=0

Women in Prison, UK: http://www.womeninprison.org.uk/