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May 2009 Archives (News & Press Releases)

20th May 2009

Crossroads in Prison Building an Opportunity to Rethink Direction

IPRT welcomes the Government announcement that it is to reconsider the proposed building of what would have been the largest prison in the State, and one of the largest prisons in Europe, at Thornton Hall. Read more

28th May 2009

IPRT accepting Internship Applications from 15th June 2009

IPRT is delighted to announce that we will shortly be accepting applications from those interested in doing internships with the organisation. Read more

IPRT publishes Position Paper on Mandatory Sentencing

IPRT today published a Position Paper setting out its position on Mandatory and Presumptive Sentencing. Read more