February 2019 Archives (News & Press Releases)

5th February 2019

IPRT survey demonstrates need for expanded rehabilitation law

ADVISORY: IPRT responds to the launch of the Criminal Justice (Rehabilitative Periods) Bill 2018 [PMB] by Senator Lynn Ruane. Read more

7th February 2019

IPRT Briefing on Criminal Justice (Rehabilitative Periods) Bill 2018 [PMB]

A short briefing outlining the amendments the Criminal Justice (Rehabilitative Periods) Bill 2018, if passed, would make to the Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions and Certain Disclosures) Act 2016. Read more

26th February 2019

Round Up: IPRT 'Care and Justice' Report Launch

On Tues 26 February IPRT published 'Care and Justice', authored by Dr Nicola Carr and Dr Paula Mayock. Read more

Care and Justice: Children and Young People in Care and Contact with the Criminal Justice System

This report contains 12 recommendations on the need for reform in the area of children with care experience who come into contact with the criminal justice system. Read more

IPRT publishes report on children with care experience in criminal justice system

ADVISORY: IPRT has published a report, calling for more inter-agency collaboration, sustained policy attention, and the systematic collection of data to tackle the issue of children and young people in care coming into contact with the criminal justice system. Read more

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