May 2011 Archives (International News)

10th May 2011

UK: Ministry of Justice: Compendium of re-offending statistics and analysis

A new report published today highlights the impact short sentences have on re-offending rates. Read more

US: Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

The latest analysis from the US Department of State on human rights practices in Ireland. Read more

16th May 2011

UK: Prison Reform Trust report - 'Time Well Spent'

A new report from the Prison Reform Trust highlights the impact that volunteering and active citizenship have on the prison population. Read more

24th May 2011

U.S: Supreme Court orders California to release tens of thousands of prison inmates

The supreme court in the US has ordered one of the largest prison release orders in the history of the country, reports the 'LA Times'. Read more

25th May 2011

Europe: Children of Imprisoned Parents

A new report highlights the experiences of children of imprisoned parents in the EU. Read more

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