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28 November 2008


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Learning disabilities highlighted in new report
A major new report has highlighted the problems that people with learning difficulties have within the prison system

  • Prisoners’ Voices is the final report of the Prison Reform Trust’s (PRT) three-year investigation into the experiences of prisoners with learning disabilities and learning difficulties
  • It concludes that the problems these prisoners often have, particularly with reading, writing and being understood, have had negative effects on the quality of justice they have received


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