Unformatted text preview: these places deteriorated beyond repair. Held generally minor offenders. o In 15, 16, 1700s relied heavily on death penalty. England had over 200 things that were punishable by death penalty (usually only beggars and lower class). o In 1602 criminals in England were put in Galley slavery, in ships. o Soon after ships moved by sail power, England started sending people to other places. o Beginning in 1612, England would ships criminals to the American colonies. Inmates that made it here, became indentured servants to colonist for a set number of years and then set free. After American revolution England began sending people to Australia. o After revolution, Quakers in Philly started a new type of prison. Could then be released by dying or by convincing jailors that you had talked with God and been turned. o Eastern Penn prison in Philly became most wanted to see prison in world....
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This note was uploaded on 03/15/2009 for the course CRJU 203 taught by Professor Haas during the Spring '06 term at University of Delaware.
- Spring '06