Relates the history of a bitterly contested prison reform case in the American judicial systemBy 1968 jailhouse lawyers (known as aquot;writ- writersaquot; in TDC), though few in number, were rapidly mastering ... Jalet came to Texas she was fifty-seven years old and the mother of five children. She had degrees from Radcliffe, Columbia Teachers College, and Columbia and Georgetown Law Schools. She knew firsthand theanbsp;...
|Author||:||Steve J. Martin, Sheldon Ekland-Olson|
|Publisher||:||Texas Monthly Pr - 1987-12|