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June 2013 Archives (IPRT in the News)

6th June 2013

Roundup: Reactions to further delays in report regarding the killing of Gary Douch

A roundup of media reactions and discussions following further delays in the publication of the report into the killing of Gary Douch in prison custody Read more

14th June 2013

Concern over cell-sharing and increased capacity at Cork Prison

The 'Irish Examiner' and 'The Cork News' report on plans for the building of a replacement prison in Cork, which will see capacity increased through planned cell-sharing. Read more

23rd June 2013

RTÉ 'This Week': the movement of youth offenders to Oberstown

Ombudsman for Children Emily Logan, IMPACT Spokesperson Catherine Keogh, and Liam Herrick of the Irish Penal Reform Trust comment on the detention of young offenders at Oberstown. Read more