Sentencing and correctional reform

Pennsylvania was the leader in sentencing and correctional reform in the early history of the United States. Discuss what groups were associated with this reform.

  • Why did they want the reform?
  • Examine whether it was successful and if the reform brought forth further changes.
  • What influences does the system have on the correctional system today?
  • What influences have changed? Why?
  • 4-5 pages
  • Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.