Week in Justice 6 August 2017

This week's focus was almost entirely on the crisis in our prisons. Following disturbances at a number of establishments, the Prison Governors' Association published an open letter expressing frustration and annoyance at the Ministry of Justice for a lack of clarity around reform and  limited support around the staffing shortage.

This prompted a range of responses from commentators and politicians, some of which are included in this week's round-up.

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