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He'll be released to a rehabilitation program.
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All teenagers can be impulsive and make poor choices.
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Matthew Perrin committed million-dollar fraud.
Security experts have predicted more violence in Brazil’s gang-controlled prison system.
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Children facing criminal charges will remain at the adult maximum-security Barwon Prison despite Victoria's highest court ordering the state to remove them. The Andrews government has re-classified th...
He will spend Christmas in jail.
People in Australia are being detained simply because there is nowhere else for them to go.
It involves a system of printing, posting and scanning.
Let's deal with these problems before they become a threat.
Sentencing and incarceration should only punish the guilty party.
“Treat people like dirt, and they will be dirt. Treat them like human beings, and they will act like human beings.”
One month into her hunger strike, jailed Iranian human rights activist Narges Mohammadi has gained an army of supporters – at home and abroad – on social media, increasing pressure on auth...
Public safety is the first and last goal of criminal justice. However, as the Four Corners report reveals, being a hawk on public safety should mean taking criminal justice reform seriously. Does anyone seriously think that these kids are more likely to become productive members of society after suffering this kind of abuse?
Our message to governments is that addressing an overcrowded prison system at a time of falling crime rates should trigger a real change to our justice policies and current high spending prison approach.