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Regulating the Conditions of State Prisons

Discuss the issue of the federal government's involvement in regulating state prison conditions. Should this be left up to the individual states or should the federal government regulate this?

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I don't believe that this should be left to the individual states because of how large the prison system is. When we have a large system such as the prison system, it involves many different variables, like countless employees and countless prisoners throughout the system. The main factor in the prison system is that the people housed in the prisons have been convicted of a crime -- which shows a dangerous ...

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Discuss the issue of the federal government's involvement in regulating state prison conditions. Should this be left up to the individual states or should the federal government regulate this?

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