Week in Justice 4 March 2018

Plenty of activity in the justice sphere this week, although no one story dominated. The Justice Committee continued taking evidence on the privatisation of the probation service while the Home Secretary announced more support for the victims of domestic abuse in court.

The fall-out from Worboys continues, with Parole Board Chief Exec Martin Jones discussing the key issue of transparency in parole decisions.

Interesting new research suggests that mindfulness-based interventions may promote wellbeing with young offenders and I was fascinated by the civil service job site's drive to recruit seven Pagan prison chaplains.

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