The Ministry of Justice is to publish a blueprint for the ‘biggest overhaul of our prisons in a generation’, the justice secretary, Elizabeth Truss, has announced.

Speaking at the Conservative Party Conference, the Lord Chancellor pledged to invest £1.3bn in new prisons and £14m towards the recruitment of over 400 new staff.

One of Trus...

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05 Oct 2016 | Practice Area