The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 7, 1997 · Page 7
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
December 7, 1997

A Publisher Extra Newspaper

The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 7

Publication:
Location:
West Palm Beach, Florida
Issue Date:
Sunday, December 7, 1997
Page:
Page 7
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 7 article text (OCR)

THE PALM BEACH POST SUNDAY. DECEMBER 7, 1997 7A "Calif, to prisoners: Cut your hair, shave beards and no weight lifting The new rules are part of the state's get-tough policy to make prisoners more identifiable. son, are intended to make the state's estimated 156,000 prisoners more clearly identifiable, the newspaper said. But prisoners' advocacy groups and some officials said the moves could spark a dangerous backlash. "We are very cognizant of the fact that massive change can bring massive resistance," the paper quoted Lance Corcoran of body can be injured if the earrings are ripped out during an altercation," the newspaper quoted the new rules as saying. ' Barbells and other free weights are being taken away "to keep prisoners from bulking up and becoming more formidable adversaries both in prison and when they are released," the newspaper said. the California Correctional Peace Officers Association as saying. Inmates will be forced to trim " their hair, and beards are banned. Mustaches will be allowed, but "no 'Hitler-type' mustaches, 'muttonchops' or long sideburns," the Chronicle said. Earrings and other body jewelry also will be forbidden, because "ears or other parts of the paper said. The new grooming rules are necessary for "public safety reasons and for the maintenance of discipline and good order," Christine May, spokeswoman for the Department of Corrections, was quoted as saying. The rules, part of a get-tough prison policy initiated by California's Republican Gov. Pete Wil Chronicle said Saturday. Inmates in the state's 33 prisons soon will be issued new white uniforms emblazoned with "CDC PRISONER" in place of the standard blue jeans and blue shirt currently mandatory, the news Reuter ; SAN FRANCISCO Prisoners in California's penal system have been ordered to shave their beards, cut their hair, take out their earrings and stop weight training, the San Francisco 25-50off holiday 25-50 off selected handbags 25M0 off selected belts I 4 25-50 off small leather goods 30 off all mufflers & gloves 25off all hair accessories 25 off selected neckerchiefs & scarves Made in USA and imported. Selection varies by store. Sale in progress; runs through December 14. Rurdines mJ THE FLORIDA STORE ' p pii terlina siver oTd jewelry m mm m i a. VwvV, is V' ( it 5 50 Off Sterling silver and 18K gold overlay stampato necklace and bracelet set. Necklace, reg. $158, sale $79. Bracelet, reg. $78, sale $39. 50off Sterling silver donut necklace and bracelet set. Necklace, rep. $58, sale $29. Bracelet, reg. $30, sale $15. 11 1 At ! ! , SJ off ' 1 1 Steriim silver San Marco i. ! 50 off I Sterling silver and 18K gold overlay bangle and earrings 1 set. Reg. $100, sale $50. ' necklace and bracelet set. 50 off Sterling silver clown link necklace and bracelet set. Necklace, Reg. $158, sale $79. Bracelet, reg. $78, sale $39. Necklace, reg. $158, sale $79. Bracelet, reg. $78, sale $39. 00 - - 1 vy -J sale 29"-39" Save on our entire stock of 14K gold earrings. Choose from hoop, drop and stud styles. Reg. $60-$80. V sale 49" Save on a great collection of 14K gold earrings. Choose from a beautiful assortment of styles. Reg. $100 each. r, ,W ? SaveonallM "v v ' , fh4 A - aoldover f y.. f'y--' I Jewelry y. reuiuicu. t and Touch V- n, .,.-. of niamnnrf wrpath -75? " oendant and earrinqs set, reg $120, sale $60. f...i' "jt L.in: J 1 50 off oappnire anu iouui ui umiiiuhu W nff bracelet reg $160, sale $80; 14K gold and cubic zirconia boxed pendant and earrings, reg. $80, sale $40. Sta'ckable ruby, earrings set. 5mm pendant or 5mm stud earrings, emerald and sapphire tulip trio ring set. reg. $80, sale $40. Reg. $80 each, sale $40 ea. 18K gold over sterling silver cubic zirconia bracelets. Reg. $60 each, sale $30 ea. The sterling silver, marcasite and sterling silver, sterling silver with 18K gold overlay and 14K gold jewelry featured here is sold in our Fashion Jewelry Department. "Excludes designer jewelry. Selection varies by store. Sale in progress; runs through Dec. 24. Savings may not be based on actual sales. THE FLORIDA STORE TO ORDER CALL 1 80 0 334 SHOP 24 HOURS A DAY

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page