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April 2010 Archives (IPRT in the News)

7th April 2010

Today FM: Inefficiencies in the System

IPRT Executive Director Liam Herrick speaking on The Last Word. Read more

13th April 2010

Today FM: Women in Prison

IPRT's Liam Herrick on The Last Word discussing the issue of women in prison. Read more

26th April 2010

RTÉ One News: Governor of women's prison leaves role

IPRT's Liam Herrick spoke to RTÉ's 'One News' about the issues raised around the resignation of Governor McMahon of Dóchas centre. Read more

27th April 2010

Irish Independent: Prison chief hits back after governor quits women's jail

Today's 'Irish Independent' reports on the resignation of the Governor of the Dóchas Centre, including the call from IPRT on Justice Minister Dermot Ahern to take responsibility for overcrowding. Read more

Irish Examiner: Prison boss denies governor was undermined

In today's 'Irish Examiner', Cormac O'Keeffe reports on Governor McMahon's resignation and the response of the Irish Prison Service. Read more

RTE 'The Late Debate': Resignation of Dóchas Centre Governor

Liam Herrick joins Rachael English to discuss the Dóchas Centre Governor's resignation. Read more

RTE 'Drivetime': Resignation of Governor of Dóchas Centre

Liam Herrick talks to Mary Wilson on the issue of women in prison. Read more

28th April 2010

Irish Times Letters: Resignation of prison governor

In a letter to 'The Irish Times', the Women in Prison Reform Alliance calls for government to engage on the serious issues raised by the resignation of Governor McMahon. Read more

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