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Imprisonment General Scheme &c

The diet in many prisons is in part provided
for by private benefactions. Such benefactions
are of use only upon supposition of that they
inattention gross negligence on the part of government of
which they are a pregnant evidence point testimony. The demand
a man in the situation in question has for food is not at all varied
by the happening or not happening performance or non performance of a casual
act of humanity by a chance individual. Whatever
be enough the proper allowance they ought
to have it, whether a legacy as much although any no private benefaction
were given for that purpose: they ought not
to have more, were the amount of such benefactions ever so
considerable. If ever the Legislature should fulfill
this obvious and important necessary duty, all such
private benefactions ought be should be taken into
the hands of the public. [Nothing culd be further
than the slap from a violation of the wills
of the benefactors]. This would or
Such resumption far from being
a violation of the wills of the benefactors would
be fulfilling them in the compleatest a more complete execution of them than any
they could have hoped for.

For the same reason all casual benefactions
that of particular persons to particular delinquents
should be prevented. The way to this is not
to prevent the money's being given; but to prevent
its being spent at least in food and liquors: the introduction of money
could


Identifier: | JB/141/076/003
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 141.

Date_1

Marginal Summary Numbering

Box

141

Main Headings

rationale of punishment

Folio number

076

Info in main headings field

chapter vii general scheme of imprisonment

Image

003

Titles

note

Category

text sheet

Number of Pages

4

Recto/Verso

recto

Page Numbering

f1 / f2 / f3 / f4

Penner

jeremy bentham

Watermarks

[[watermarks::l v g [britannia with shield motif]]]

Marginals

Paper Producer

caroline vernon

Corrections

Paper Produced in Year

Notes public

ID Number

48293

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