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04 September 2009


Jailhouse blues - preview

Jill Inskip calls for prison reform

‘A Prisoner’ paid tribute to the essential goodness and worthy aspirations of those incarcerated alongside him within the prison estate (‘What makes prisoners bad?’, 3 July)
  • Long years of association and friendship with many prisoners (mainly lifers) and ex-offenders have ensured that I, too, value and honour the innate worth – which always exceeds the innate weaknesses – of all those whom I am glad to know well
  • Sadly, I also share the writer’s sense of deepening dismay in the face of the cu

    Jill Inskip

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