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October 2016 Archives (News & Press Releases)

3rd October 2016

Round Up: Older People in Prison Report Launch

A round up of IPRT's latest statements and press releases in light of the launch of our latest report, 'In Here Time Stands Still: The Rights, Needs and Experiences of Older People in Prison'. Read more

24th October 2016

Data Released on Solitary Confinement in Irish Prisons

As of 1st January 2016, 51 people in Irish prisons were being held in solitary confinement for 22 hours a day, while 24 of these had been held in solitary confinement for more than 100 days, and 9 had been held for more than a year. Read more