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Martha Paynter supports better Hepatitis C treatment coverage in prisons
Martha Paynter refutes the claim that healthcare within Burnside jail is better than healthcare outside of jail.
The prisoners at the Burnside jail, a correctional facility in Nova Scotia, are engaged in a non-violent protest and calling for changes that will improve their health and well-being. Here is their statement.
Chelsea Cox comments on the introduction of two clean needle exchange pilot programs in Canadian prisons.
El Jones asks us to think about incarceration in terms of health, not punishment.