Review “Compassion and the Public Interest: Wisconsin’s New Compassionate Release Legislation” in this week’s University Library Readings.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper that summarizes the arguments for and against confining sick and older adult prisoners in jail.
Include the following in your paper:
- Which of these arguments do you think have merit?
- What values underlie each position?
- How does medical parole or release fit into this discussion?
- Provide alternative solutions to the problem and discuss their overall impacts.
Format your paper according to APA guidelines.