November 2017 Archives (News & Press Releases)

7th November 2017

IPRT calls on Government to introduce legal framework regarding single separation for children

The Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT) has called on the Government to introduce a legal framework governing the holding of children in single separation. IPRT made the call in light of a High Court judgement delivered today (06.11.17) in a case taken by four young males against Oberstown Children Detention… Read more

10th November 2017

Publication of Fourth Report of the Implementation Oversight Group

The 'Fourth Report of the Implementation Oversight Group' has been published by the Department of Justice. Read more

27th November 2017

Press Release: IPRT highlights urgency to address concerns identified in prison report

IPRT responds to the publication of the 2015/2016 Annual Report of the Office of the Inspector of Prisons. Read more

28th November 2017

In Memorium: Judge Michael Reilly

IPRT marks the anniversary of the passing of the late Inspector of Prisons, Judge Michael Reilly. Read more

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