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October 2013 Archives (IPRT in the News)

7th October 2013

Irish Examiner: 'Justice delayed is justice denied'

Writing in today's 'Irish Examiner', crime correspondent Cormac O'Keeffe reports that seven years after "one of the most savage killings in Irish prisons" there is still no inquiry report - but it is expected by end 2013. Read more

16th October 2013

Irish Independent: 'Minister hails young offenders move'

Article in today's Irish Independent reports on Government and Civil Society reaction to the development of a new national children's detention centre at Oberstown Read more

21st October 2013

RTÉ 'Morning Edition': Interview with IPRT Executive Director Liam Herrick about current issues in the prison system

Today's RTÉ ‘Morning Edition’ programme visited Wheatfield prison as part of its ‘Doors Open’ series. In studio IPRT's Liam Herrick was interviewed about current issues in the prison system. Read more

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