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"Parole in the United States is both a process by which an individual may be released from incarceration by discretionary decision or statutory requirement as well as the term of conditional supervision that follows this (potentially early) release. In many cases, parole also entails violation and revocation—a process by which an individual under parole supervision is returned to incarceration for a new criminal charge or a noncriminal violation of their conditions of release. ..." – By Benjamin J. Mackey and Danielle S. Rudes
"All of these lands, now called countries, are Indigenous peoples’ lands and territories; however, Eurocentric laws and policies have colonized Indigenous peoples in their own lands and territories. So, it is important to distinguish between Indigenous justice systems and the Eurocentric criminal legal system and to set out the specific differences of worldview between the two legal systems. ..." – By Beverley Jacobs
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