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test 9 - Women's prisons are usually not characterized by...

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Women's prisons are usually not characterized by the ____ found in men's institutions. A) antistaff mentality B) interracial tension C) violence D) all of the above. Inmates skilled in legal matters are known as: A) snitches. B) jailhouse lawyers. C) square johns. D) lifers. The equal-protection clause under the ____ Amendment has led the Supreme Court to forbid racial discrimination and has led state courts to target gender discrimination. A) Eighth B) First C) Fifth D) Fourteenth The parole authority may consist of three different people or groups of people, which are listed below. Which one does NOT belong? A) A representative of the parole board B) Members of a parole board C) A probation officer D) A parole board One study on recidivism demonstrated that the inmates who adjusted most successfully to prison ____ to life in the free community upon release. A) had the least difficulty adjusting B) adjusted slowly, but most thoroughly C) adjusted better than others D) had the most difficulty adjusting
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