Monthly Archives: October 2020

2020 – 91 – INSIDE TIME

Inside Time: a clockwork orange?

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Day 206…

Laptops in cells? Not quite yet but the Prison Service have asked the Treasury for funding. Of course, they won’t of much value to most prisoners as they’ll only be used for submitting applications, canteen orders, checking their prisoner accounts; it will also give …

2020 – 90 – INSIDE TIME

Inside time: a clockwork lemon

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Day 206…

Some interesting articles in the October issue of Inside Time:

Yet another Government White Paper trotting out the same old rubbish – “TOUGHER JUSTICE”, they scream! Whole life terms for 18-21 year-olds, maximum sentences increased – could you get any more American? It’s not a …

2020 – 89 – TRANSFER

Transfer: suspended in limbo…

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Day 202…

Well, here’s the news – lots of spaces on paper (see 2020 – 71) but the reality is somewhat different. I was informed (FOI request) that the spaces available are in double occupancy cells occupied by prisoners who have been risk assesssed as ‘unable …