Comment

Analysis and comment on current developments by the Centre's staff, supporters and associates


Wednesday, 02 November, 2016

Mike Guilfoyle remembers Ramon who was the victim of an unforgiving decision

Thursday, 27 October, 2016

Far from trying to rescue the struggling privatised probation companies, the government should let them fail, Richard Garside argues

Tuesday, 18 October, 2016

Will McMahon says that the government's claims that the programme is a success require close scrutiny

Wednesday, 05 October, 2016

Dr David Scott argues that the vision presented by Liz Truss, Secretary of State for Justice, at the Conservative party conference was one of discipline and policies which only exacerbate despair. This is a vision which must be challenged.

Tuesday, 04 October, 2016

Mike Guilfoyle remembers 'Casey' who he supervised

Friday, 23 September, 2016

The prison population has fallen by five a day since the 2015 General Election, Richard Garside writes. What's needed is a long-term plan to deliver a sustained fall.

Tuesday, 06 September, 2016

Mike Guilfoyle remembers Patrick who spent many years on licence

Friday, 02 September, 2016

Will McMahon argues that for many wrongly imprisoned for joint enterprise, justice is still a long way off.

Tuesday, 02 August, 2016

Mike Guilfoyle remembers some of the people he worked with in court

Monday, 01 August, 2016

Kenny MacAskill reflects on an appropriate response to the recent terror atrocities

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