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May 2010 Archives (International News)

17th May 2010

US Supreme Court Repeal Life Without Parole for Juveniles YouTube

The US Supreme Court has repealed laws which enabled states to imprison children convicted of non-homicide offences without the possibility of parole. Read more

19th May 2010

Guardian: Penal reform a key policy flashpoint for Lib-Con coalition

Prison building versus reducing prisoner numbers - can the coalition negotiate a compromise on penal policy? Read more

31st May 2010

Prisoner's Vote is a matter of Urgency

The British Government faces European Courts over refusing voting rights of prisoners. Read more

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