insidetime issue April 2010
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This month the following letters were received and printed by insidetime. Some contain responses to specific questions posed, others air the views of the respected author.
Publicity stunt from Abu Dira - HMP Long Lartin
Legal duty of care to diabetics from Steve Browne - HMP Albany
Category eligibility from David Potter – HMP Hull
Sexual activity a reality from Chris Dunkley – HMP Risley
Provision of materials for legal action from Jamie Franklin - HMP Garth
Cut out the hard luck stories from Anthony Hale - HMP Risley (and others)
Playing havoc with incompetence from Veronica Hyland – HMP Askham Grange
Eliminating discrimination from Anver Jeevanjee – Southampton
Prisoners’ pay from Michael Doyle – HMP Ranby
Visiting order validity period from Lee Holden – HMP Norwich
What do we want from our prisons? from Ian Ross – Chief Executive Officer, Outside Chance
Banned DVDs from Howard Woodin – HMP Wayland
Don’t make me laugh from Nadine Wallace – HMP Holloway
Putting the record straight from Max Szuca - Bedfordshire
Common sense approach refused from Gary Grantley – HMP Hull
DHL monopoly from Chris Reed – HMP Parkhurst
Meaningless ‘apology’ from Kevan Thakrar - HMP Frankland
Fear of wilful headlines from Allan Mears – High Wycombe
Horse sense from Caroline Sherwood - Glastonbury
Legal highs – a drugs revolution from Paul Stellato – HMP Woodhill
The curse of old age from John Allen - HMP Gartree
Recall: more transparency needed from Tony Lee - HMP Wymott
Serious ramifications from Steven Relf - HMP Manchester
Dangerous dabblers from Jon Keeler MA – HMP Long Lartin
If wishes were horses from Gerard McGrath – HMP Haverigg
Haven Distribution from Nathalie Griffin
A nice little earner? from Jenny Richards
November 2014 Headlines
A steadily increasing prison population in Europe
Links to the outside
Courts and TV
A risky business
IEP and maintaining innocence
Doing Bird - and why it’s not working
Police bail and the innocent
Repatriation to Ireland
The best years of his life
House of Lords debate about IPPs
Month by Month - November 2014
Butler Trust Awards
The Harris Review
Scotland the brave
The lonesome death of Giovanni Cocozza
Inside Drink and Drugs News
More people using drugs
Spotlight - Police and Crime Commissioners
Home Detention Curfew Scheme
From over the wall
Love is my religion
Fair trials - are they still possible
The prison lawyer and the auditor
Parole? Who, what, where and when
Jonathan King writes
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