Day: 21 April 2020

Howard League and Prison Reform Trust issue government with letter before action over its response to coronavirus in prisons

The two leading prison reform groups in the country have sent a formal letter before claim to the Secretary of State for Justice, Robert Buckland, over the government’s failure to respond effectively to the coronavirus pandemic in prisons. The letter, from lawyers acting for the Howard League for Penal Reform and the Prison Reform Trust, […]