Britain’s first titan-sized prison gets green light
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Britain’s first titan-sized prison gets green light

The contract to build Britain’s first titan prison holding more than 2,100 inmates has been signed days before Monday’s deadline, when parliament dissolves for the general election. The justice secretary failed to get approval in time for his other flagship prison project, a 320-place “secure college”. Continue reading

Bereaved families wait up to seven years for inquests
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Bereaved families wait up to seven years for inquests

source: The Independent  published: 13 April 2014 Grieving families are having to wait up to seven years to find out what caused the death of loved ones, as evidence mounts of growing backlogs of inquests, with which coroners are struggling to cope. Coroners’ courts investigate the medical cause of death, particularly if it appears to … Continue reading