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?

Use the Internet, library, and any other resources available to research your answer. Submit a 4–5 page paper (double-spaced) to your instructor. Support your reasoning with outside sources. Be sure to reference all sources using APA style.

Is this part of your assignment? ORDER NOW