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'Special Conditions' Paroles
Nicholas D. Heil, appointed chairman of the New Jersey Parole Board, cited the need to impose "special conditions" on some paroles to make for a favorable environment in which the parolee can be rehabilitated or maintained, so he can function in society as an asset to himself and his community.
"I think we need to set up a liaison with the social-service people to insure that if a parolee needs psychiatric help or Alcoholics Anonymous or a narcotics rehabilitation center to help him stay out of trouble, he will have the service," Heil said. "If a man has, say, a drinking problem, we...
-- J. W. McCormick III
Woodbury, New Jersey