'No Quick Fix': Justice Secretary sends mixed messages in landmark speech

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Feature-length report in Inside Time: the National Newspaper for Prisoners & Detainees (average monthly circulation: 60,000). Drawing on empirical research on life imprisonment from young adulthood, this comment piece reported critically on a ministerial speech on future plans regarding sentencing and the penal system.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationInside Time: the National Newspaper for Prisoners & Detainees
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2017


  • Prison
  • Sentencing
  • Criminal Justice System
  • Long-term imprisonment
  • Prison education
  • Social justice

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