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February 2017 Archives (News & Press Releases)

7th February 2017

IPRT to present to the Joint Committee on Justice and Equality

The Joint Committee on Justice and Equality will focus on the issues of Prisons, Penal Policy and Sentencing when it meets with IPRT on Wednesday 8th February 2017. Read more

10th February 2017

Bail (Amendment) Bill 2016: Second Stage

The Bail (Amendment) Bill 2016: Second Stage was debated in the Dáil on Wednesday 8th February 2017. It was considered by the Select Committee on Justice and Equality on 5th April 2017. Read more

14th February 2017

Ireland’s unequal treatment of women in the criminal justice system raised with the U.N. by IPRT

ADVISORY: IPRT has raised Ireland's unequal treatment of women within the criminal justice system with U.N. CEDAW. Read more

22nd February 2017

Inspector of Prisons Report: Healthcare in Irish Prisons

IPRT welcomes the Review of Prison Healthcare cited by Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald on the publication of the report 'Healthcare in Irish Prisons' on 21st February 2017. Read more