July 2006
News from Native California;Summer2006, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p4
The article presents the author's observations on a sweat lodge ceremony in the juvenile prison, the Herman G. Stark Youth Correctional Facility in Chino, California. The facility houses more than fourteen hundred inmates for crimes committed before the age of sixteen. It describes he facility and the preparations made for the ceremony. Moreover, the views of the ceremony participants regarding their living conditions are presented.


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