March 2011 Archives (IPRT in the News)

8th March 2011

Irish Examiner: Plan to remove juveniles from St Pat’s

Jennifer Hough reports that IPRT has welcomed the pledge to end the practice of sending children to St Patrick’s Institution included in the new Programme for Government. Read more

11th March 2011

Law Society Gazette: 'Prison should only ever be the last resort'

Community sanctions must promoted as the default sanction for less serious offences, writes Liam Herrick of the Irish Penal Reform Trust. Read more

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